Watch My Manta

A partnership between Manta Trust & Carl F. Bucherer

MANTA MV-MA-3963

Adopted by: Anonymous

ID Number: MA-MV-3963

Gender: Male

Date First Sighted: 27th December 2015.

Location of First Sighting: Aquarium Mulidhoo, Haa Alifu Atoll, Republic of Maldives.

Total Number of Sightings: 3

 

DESCRIPTION & HISTORY

During our first encounter, we estimated that this manta was roughly 3.0 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 27th December 2015.

Sighted 27th December 2015.

 Sighted 27th December 2015.

Sighted 27th December 2015.