Watch My Manta

A partnership between Manta Trust & Carl F. Bucherer

Momo

Adopted by: Martin Schärer.

ID Number: MA-MV-4187

Gender: Male

Date First Sighted: 10th October 2016.

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

Total Number of Sightings: 1

 

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 tail, and no visible wounds, scars or unusual injuries. 

 

ADDITIONAL PHOTOS

 Sighted 10th October 2016.

Sighted 10th October 2016.