A manta ray is chopped open at the dock of the Mirissa Fisheries Harbour in south Sri Lanka
A manta ray is chopped open at the dock of the Mirissa Fisheries Harbour in south Sri Lanka April 3, 2014. Sri Lanka and India are among the world's major exporters of dried manta/mobula gills for the Chinese medicinal trade, with many thousands of these animals killed and processed each year, according to Manta Trust. REUTERS/David Loh (SRI LANKA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ANIMALS)
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