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Sunshine
image by Joe Weston Jr 2011/08/03
Number: 188
Name: Sunshine
Sex: Male
Current Size: ~7'
Last Sighting: August 3/2011
First Size: ~7'
First Sighting: August 3/2011
   
   
   
Sunshine
image by Joe Weston Jr. 2011/08/03
Joe first saw this manta with Keller at a dive site called Golden Arches. He was an older male and has a damaged right wing as seen at left. Joe felt it did not look like the usual propeller scars we see and could be a shark bite. Joe has named this manta after his neice Ruby Sunshine.