Watch My Manta

A partnership between Manta Trust & Carl F. Bucherer

MANTA MV-MA-4403

Adopted by: Anonymous.

ID Number: MA-MV-4403

Gender: Male

Date First Sighted: 19th September 2017.

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

Total Number of Sightings: 3

 

DESCRIPTION & HISTORY

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

 

 

ADDITIONAL PHOTOS

 Sighted 19th September 2017.

Sighted 19th September 2017.

 Sighted 27th December 2017.

Sighted 27th December 2017.

 Sighted 25th December 2017.

Sighted 25th December 2017.