Watch My Manta

A partnership between Manta Trust & Carl F. Bucherer


Adopted by: Franco Dorizzi

ID Number: MA-MV-4347

Gender: Female

Date First Sighted:

Location of First Sighting: Dhiggaru Kandu, Ari Atoll, Republic of Maldives.

Total Number of Sightings: 2



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 lack of mating scars on her left pectoral fin, we class this manta as a juvenile.

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



Sighted 4th June 2017.

Sighted 4th June 2017.

Sighted 20th October 2017.

Sighted 20th October 2017.