Adopted by: Dr. Nadine Mobascher
ID Number: MA-MV-4248
Date First Sighted: 9th October 2016.
Location of First Sighting: Hanifaru Bay, Baa Atoll, Republic of Maldives.
Total Number of Sightings: 1
DESCRIPTION & HISTORY
During our first encounter, we estimated that this manta was roughly 2.0 metres in width, from wing-tip to wing-tip. Based on the size of his claspers, we class this manta as a juvenile.
He has a long tail, and no visible wounds, scars or unusual injuries.