We have got the angel shark, the undulate ray, stingrays and it is probably the last refuge in Europe for a very, very rare species, the white skate, which has pretty much disappeared from almost everywhere else.
Dr Clarke added he is also very concerned about the major drop in numbers of the undulate ray - which feeds on crabs and other crustaceans - in Tralee Bay.
That is one of the biggest undulates
since the British record was set at 21lb 4oz 8dms in 1987.
Sand-eel bait on a pulley Pennel rig tempted the new record undulate
rays are not uncommon around south coast Channel marks.
rays are covered in sharp prickles but harmless if handled with care - unlike deadly stingrays, which have a poisonous barb in the tail.
are one of seven varieties of ray that roam warm waters from North Africa to south-west England, Wales and Ireland.
Only five undulates
have made the frame in the last six years.
Alan Ley of Weymouth returned from a Portland reef with a 16lb 2oz undulate
, plus an 11lb 1oz bull huss and a bag of tasty whiting.
4 The striped cladding undulates
expressively over the building, like an enveloping blanket, uniting the various volumes.
Behind its fashionable freneticism, the whale-like bulk of exhibition hall calmly undulates
into the middle distance.
The floor happily undulates
as a free, almost floating surface that is visually unconnected to the curving walls.