Watch My Manta

A partnership between Manta Trust & Carl F. Bucherer

captain magma

Adopted by: Erica Bechtold

ID Number: MA-MV-4402

Gender: Male

Date First Sighted: 25th October 2017.

Location of First Sighting: Fairy Tale, North Male Atol, Republic of Maldives.

Total Number of Sightings: 1



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

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




Sighted 25th October 2017.

Sighted 25th October 2017.