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image by Amy Cole 2013/07/17
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Number: 99
Name: Boswell
Sex: Female
Current Size: ~16'
Last Sighting: July 17, 2013
First Size: ~16'
Date of First Sighting: July 17, 2013
Sighted By: Amy Cole
Location ID'ed: Tank and Landing Craft
   
Boswell
image by Amy Cole 2013/07/17

Comments: We saw the manta in south Maui with Mike Severns Diving in the late morning at a site called "Tank and Landing Craft" on July 17th, 2013. The day was clear, the seas calm with visibility of approximately 80-90 feet. Severns' crew and I estimated the manta to be about 16 feet across. She is named Boswell in memory of our beloved Boxer.