Tri Nur Sujatmiko conducted a manta survey at Komodo National Park, Indonesia on 01 Oct, 2016

Count:
0 mantas
Location:
Indonesia greg's cracks, Komodo National Park
Time:
10:25
Depth:
26
Temperature:
26
Group size:
8
Boats:
1
Behavior:
-
Current:
No current - able to hold position without finning
Notes:
-
Recent Activity
Location
Bleaching
Bleaching

Bleaching occurs when corals expel their symbiotic zooxanthellae - pigmented, algae-like protozoa that live within the coral's cells. High temperature, pollution or other stresses can cause the coral to expel its zooxanthellae, leading to a lighter or complete loss of color.