Watch My Manta

A partnership between Manta Trust & Carl F. Bucherer

manta MV-MA-4360

Adopted by: Anonymous

ID Number: MA-MV-4360

Gender: Male

Date First Sighted: 5th September 2017.

Location of First Sighting: Rasdhoo Madivaru, Rasdhu Atoll, Republic of Maldives.

Total Number of Sightings: 1

 

DESCRIPTION & HISTORY

During our first encounter, we estimated that this manta was roughly 2.9 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 medium-long tail, and has no visible wounds, scars, or unusual injuries.

 

ADDITIONAL PHOTOS

 Sighted 5th September 2017.

Sighted 5th September 2017.

 Sighted 30th April 2017.

Sighted 30th April 2017.