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image from video by Keller Laros 2011/06/20
Number: 190
Name: Ripple
Sex: Male
Current Size: 5'
Last Sighting: September 24, 2011
First Size: 5'
First Sighting: June 20, 2011
image from video by Michael Hazard 2011/09/24
On September 24, 2011 Mongo was leading a group of divers to Suck'em Up, when this young male swam right over the entrace to the lava tube. Ripple is named after a song performed by Jerry Garcia, honoring his affection for our Kona waters.