: A-568 X
Nickname : JADD X
: X

Sex: male


Taxonomy: Rhincodon typus

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Meet the Adopters

Denis and Doris Wu
"Whale shark is the largest known extant fish species on earth. They are gentle and they do not pose any danger to humans. We are doing our bit to help them improve their living environment and collectively we can make a change! Also, we hope to have chance to dive and play with one some day when we grow up!"


Collaborating Researchers

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."

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."

Emily Wilson

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

Research Project: Ningaloo

Researcher comments (Text or HTML):

dbradley on Tue Aug 18 18:33:37 EDT 2009
Created new shark A-568.

admin on Tue Oct 06 12:07:05 EDT 2009
Added encounter#782009155229.

normanb on Mon Jun 21 10:19:26 EDT 2010
Added encounter#2062010104547.

dbradley on Sat Jul 24 14:51:21 EDT 2010
Added encounter 247201013718.

dbradley on Wed Sep 08 10:29:16 EDT 2010
Added encounter 792010163853.

normanb on Tue Nov 02 09:33:45 EST 2010
Added encounter 306201021755.

normanb on Tue Apr 05 11:25:34 EDT 2011
Added encounter 54201111741.

admin on Wed May 25 12:45:46 EDT 2011
Added encounter 2452011185812.

dbradley on Tue Jun 07 15:48:54 EDT 2011
Added encounter 24520111957.

dbradley on Tue Jun 07 15:49:11 EDT 2011
Added encounter 265200941318.

dbradley on Mon Jun 13 17:54:21 EDT 2011
Added encounter 85201161753.

admin on Thu Jul 07 17:09:05 EDT 2011
Added encounter 30620119823.

normanb on Fri Jan 06 05:32:58 EST 2012
Added encounter 1612201111955.

normanb on Fri Jan 06 06:09:10 EST 2012
Added encounter 1612201112132.

normanb on Mon Jan 09 03:58:42 EST 2012
Added encounter 1612201112748.

normanb on Mon Jan 09 21:33:21 EST 2012
Added encounter 1412201104041.

normanb on Wed Jan 11 18:14:33 EST 2012
Added encounter 1412201113935.

normanb on Fri Jan 20 02:38:06 EST 2012
Added encounter 141220110459.

normanb on Fri Jan 20 06:54:42 EST 2012
Added encounter 1412201104559.

normanb on Sun Feb 19 21:10:25 EST 2012
Added encounter 1412201104213.

admin on Fri Jul 06 01:33:48 EDT 2012
Added encounter 3172010112547.