: A-482 X
Nickname : Jewel X
: X

Sex: female


Taxonomy: Rhincodon typus

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Meet the Adopters



Collaborating Researchers

Jason Holmberg

Affiliation: Wild Me

Research Project: Wildbook

Web Site: http://www.wildme.org

"Jason is a founder of Wildbook for Whale Sharks and its Information Architect."

Dani Rob

Affiliation: Parks and Wildlife Service, Government of Western Australia

Web Site: http://www.dbca.wa.gov.au/

Brad Norman

Affiliation: ECOCEAN

Research Project: normanb

Web Site: http://www.whaleshark.org.au

"Brad leads ECOCEAN Inc. and is a co-Founder of the Whale Shark Photo-identification Library."

Emily Wilson

Affiliation: Department of Parks and Wildlife, Government of Western Australia

Research Project: Ningaloo

Laetitia Smoll

Affiliation: ECOCEAN Inc.

Research Project: Ningaloo

Tessa Broholm

Affiliation: ECOCEAN Inc.

Research Project: Ningaloo

Rafaela Ribeiro

Affiliation: ECOCEAN Inc.

Research Project: Ningaloo

Researcher comments (Text or HTML):

normanb on Fri Jun 27 04:09:08 EDT 2008
Created new shark A-482.

normanb on Fri Jun 27 04:10:41 EDT 2008
Added encounter#256200894714.

normanb on Fri Jun 27 04:12:10 EDT 2008
Added encounter#115200814042.

admin on Tue Jun 09 09:58:54 EDT 2009
Added encounter#8620097311.

dbradley on Sun Aug 23 17:29:31 EDT 2009
Added encounter#238200916130.

dbradley on Thu Aug 27 12:51:08 EDT 2009
Added encounter#268200918274.

dbradley on Thu Aug 27 12:52:46 EDT 2009
Added encounter#2682009182810.

normanb on Sat May 22 00:44:15 EDT 2010
Added encounter#215201022530.

normanb on Sat May 22 01:20:33 EDT 2010
Added encounter#215201014745.

dbradley on Mon Jun 14 01:58:12 EDT 2010
Added encounter#146201012135.

dbradley on Sat Aug 07 20:28:38 EDT 2010
Added encounter 782010174315.

dbradley on Thu Aug 12 19:57:56 EDT 2010
Added encounter 1282010145821.

dbradley on Mon Jun 13 22:04:45 EDT 2011
Added encounter 174201164315.

drob on Wed Aug 22 04:39:45 EDT 2012
Added encounter 22820124823.

drob on Wed Aug 22 04:41:51 EDT 2012
Added encounter 22820123137.

admin on Sat Sep 15 23:26:33 EDT 2012
Added encounter 2562012101311.

normanb on Mon Jan 07 22:42:16 EST 2013
Added encounter 106201223489.

normanb on Mon Jan 07 22:48:46 EST 2013
Added encounter 196201285540.

admin on Wed May 29 11:23:20 EDT 2013
Added encounter 46201203329.

normanb on Thu Feb 26 20:41:29 EST 2015
Added encounter dc472623-70fb-4c56-b8c5-6f0b7d9ad5e8.

ewilson on Tue Mar 31 22:40:18 EDT 2015
Added encounter 1312201131554.

smolll on Thu Aug 02 21:20:21 UTC 2018
Added encounter e0014ea6-f9fb-43d4-b3b3-4447907a7a79.

broholmt on Sat Aug 18 16:02:17 UTC 2018
Added encounter 7420b93b-818c-4702-8545-51ab68a05d61.

normanb on Thu Sep 06 04:37:15 UTC 2018
Added encounter f2d90103-1d79-4c3c-b183-783f9eaf4a1a.

normanb on Mon Sep 10 04:51:05 UTC 2018
Added encounter 6cfeb539-c803-4c08-bb2d-9e1bf54b42b5.

ribeiror on Wed Sep 26 15:28:56 UTC 2018
Added encounter 08af28c8-29f8-4731-b521-e9ae1f328dee.

smolll on Mon Dec 10 09:52:08 UTC 2018
Added encounter fcc60ac5-9ab2-4803-a74a-b1986a885df3.