Watch My Manta

A partnership between Manta Trust & Carl F. Bucherer

MANTA MV-MA-3866

Adopted by: Anonymous

ID Number: MA-MV-3866

Gender: Male

Date First Sighted: 22nd September 2015.

Location of First Sighting: Neyo Beyru, Raa Atoll, Republic of Maldives.

Total Number of Sightings: 3

 

DESCRIPTION & HISTORY

During our first encounter, we estimated that this manta was roughly 2.9 metres in width, from wing-tip to wing-tip. Based on the size of his claspers, we class this manta as a sexually mature adult.

He has a short-medium length tail, and no visible wounds, scars, or unusual injuries.

 

ADDITIONAL PHOTOS

 Sighted 22nd September 2015.

Sighted 22nd September 2015.

 Sighted 19th March 2017.

Sighted 19th March 2017.

 Sighted 9th October 2016.

Sighted 9th October 2016.