Watch My Manta

A partnership between Manta Trust & Carl F. Bucherer

manta MV-MA-4349

Adopted by: Anonymous

ID Number: MA-MV-4349

Gender: Male

Date First Sighted: 24th June 2017.

Location of First Sighting: Hurai Faru, Baa Atoll, Republic of Maldives.

Total Number of Sightings: 2

 

DESCRIPTION & HISTORY

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 size of his claspers, we class this manta as a sexually mature adult.

He has a long tail, and no visible wounds, scars or unusual injuries.

 

ADDITIONAL PHOTOS

 Sighted 24th June 2017.

Sighted 24th June 2017.

 Sighted 1st August 2017

Sighted 1st August 2017

 Sighted 15th July 2017.

Sighted 15th July 2017.