Watch My Manta

A partnership between Manta Trust & Carl F. Bucherer


Adopted by: Stephen Dunnett

ID Number: MA-MV-4223

Gender: Female

Date First Sighted: 22nd October 2016.

Location of First Sighting: Lankan Beyru, North Male Atoll, Republic of Maldives.

Total Number of Sightings: 1



During our first encounter, we estimated that this manta was roughly 2.7 metres in width, from wing-tip to wing-tip. Based on the lack of mating scars on her left pectoral fin, we class this manta as a juvenile.

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



Sighted 22nd October 2016.

Sighted 22nd October 2016.