Stingrays are oviparous, laying eggs inside a protective hard case that’s commonly referred to as a “mermaid’s purse”. The embryos develop inside their cases for 3-5 months before hatching. They are cartilaginous fish, closely related to sharks and rays.
Photograph by Hordur Finnbogason, My Shot This is an image I have had on my mind to get for three years. To align the waterfall and northern lights that are strong enough to light up the whole surroundings. At last it happened and I was at the right place at the right time. Godafoss means Waterfall of the Gods and takes its name from the old Nordic sagas.
At family-run Wild About Wildlife Rescue Center in Kilmore, Victoria, marsupials are regulars. Earlier in May, when a member of the public brought in a tiny Wombat whose mother had been hit by a car, the Milligan family knew just how to nurse the little marsupial back to health.
Learn more about little Elvis and the rescue center, and see more adorable photos at ZooBorns!