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Photo by Tim Clark 2003/04/29
Number: 65
Name: Maximus
Sex: Male
Current Size: unknown
Last Sighting: July 28, 2013
First Size: 9'-10'
First Sighting: July 23, 2000
Maximus Ray first visited the Ho’ona Bay/Garden Eel site on the night of July 23, 2000 along with 17 other mantas. He was one of four newly identified manta rays. He returned again on October 31, 2000. Maximus is a large male approximately 9-10’ across.