Adopted by: Timothy Dechert
ID Number: MA-MV-3789
Date First Sighted: 19th July 2015.
Location of First Sighting: Kuda Lhaimandhoo, Shaviyani Atoll, Republic of Maldives.
Total Number of Sightings: 1
DESCRIPTION & HISTORY
During our first encounter, we estimated that this manta was roughly 2.4 metres in width, from wing-tip to wing-tip. Based on the size of his claspers, we class this manta as a juvenile.
He has a long tail, and no visible wounds, scars or unusual injuries.