Sugar Ray was identified in August of 2000 at Manta Heaven.
He was the first manta ray tagged in a research project headed by Tim Clark of the University of Hawaii in June 2002. He is frequently seen at Manta Heaven & Manta Village.
DESCRIPTION OF MARKINGS
His markings make him look like a Superman with the letter “S” on his chest.
August of 2000
SIZE OF WINGSPAN
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