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Image from video by Keller Laros
Number: 23
Name: Elvis
Sex: Female
Current Size: unknown
Last Sighting: unknown
First Size: unknown
First Sighting: July 31, 1992
Elvis the manta ray is actually a large female and was first identified at the Kona Surf site on July 31, 1992. She approached divers very closely as well as greeted the boats as they arrived at the dive site. Her distinctive feature is the four overlapping spots on her right breast.