Watch My Manta

A partnership between Manta Trust & Carl F. Bucherer


Adopted by: Yanjiao Liu

ID Number: MA-MV-3911

Gender: Male

Date First Sighted: 31st December 2014.

Location of First Sighting: Vattaru Kandu, Vattaru Atoll, Republic of Maldives.

Total Number of Sightings: 1



During our first encounter, we estimated that this manta was roughly 2.8 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 medium length tail, and no visible wounds, scars or unusual injuries.



Sighted 31st December 2014.

Sighted 31st December 2014.