: MXA-127 X
Nickname : Wow! X
: X

Sex: male


Taxonomy: Rhincodon typus

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Meet the Adopters

James P. Vangeli
"We need to learn all we can about this wonderful species."
"It's really fun that we can get adopt whale sharks!"


Collaborating Researchers

Rafael de la Parra

Affiliation: Ch'ooj Ajauil AC, Mexico

Research Project: Monitoreo Ecol�gico de Pel�gicos Marinos

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Al Dove

Affiliation: Georgia Aquarium

Research Project: Biology and Conservation of Whale SHarks

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Jennifer Schmidt

Affiliation: Shark Research Institute/SRI

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Deni Ramirez

Affiliation: Tiburon Ballena Mexico (Whale Shark Mexico)

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Simon Pierce

Affiliation: Marine Megafauna Foundation, Wild Me

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"Simon is a Director of Wild Me and the lead Scientific Advisor for the Whale Shark Photo-identification Library."

Alina Riensema

Research Project: alinar

Researcher comments (Text or HTML):

rgrampus on Sat Jun 19 06:45:36 EDT 2010
Created MXA-127.

rgrampus on Sat Jun 19 06:47:36 EDT 2010
Added encounter#1242009223319.

adove on Sun Aug 22 22:33:59 EDT 2010
Added encounter 128201018157.

dbradley on Fri Sep 17 19:07:13 EDT 2010
Added encounter 179201016453.

dbradley on Fri Sep 17 19:08:21 EDT 2010
Added encounter 1792010162052.

dbradley on Sat Sep 18 15:40:14 EDT 2010
Added encounter 189201013433.

dbradley on Sat Sep 18 18:15:36 EDT 2010
Added encounter 1892010135234.

rgrampus on Thu Jan 13 19:24:55 EST 2011
Added encounter 13120111651.

rgrampus on Thu Jan 13 19:29:59 EST 2011
Added encounter 1312011161233.

rgrampus on Sat Mar 05 12:07:07 EST 2011
Added encounter 532011102410.

rgrampus on Sat Sep 24 21:44:48 EDT 2011
Added encounter 2492011212911.

rgrampus on Mon Apr 09 14:40:23 EDT 2012
Added encounter 942012133647.

jschmidt on Sat Aug 04 11:19:57 EDT 2012
Added encounter 382012105050.

rgrampus on Sat Oct 06 15:00:24 EDT 2012
Added encounter 510201217325.

rgrampus on Sat Oct 06 15:07:54 EDT 2012
Added encounter 1192012163726.

rgrampus on Sat Oct 06 15:08:31 EDT 2012
Added encounter 24201214013.

rgrampus on Sat Feb 16 19:53:20 EST 2013
Added encounter 1622013175350.

rgrampus on Wed May 08 18:42:51 EDT 2013
Added encounter 852013174932.

rgrampus on Wed Sep 18 15:14:09 EDT 2013
Added encounter 1892013123233.

mromain on Thu Sep 19 10:25:41 EDT 2013
Added encounter 199201392117.

mromain on Fri Jan 03 06:37:53 EST 2014
Added encounter 231220138346.

rgrampus on Sat Mar 15 00:46:45 EDT 2014
Added encounter 1432014235944.

rgrampus on Sat Mar 15 01:12:58 EDT 2014
Added encounter 153201402226.

spierce on Mon Aug 11 12:47:15 EDT 2014
Added encounter 8220cbdd-63dc-45f2-9cb6-ef2dccad362c.

rgrampus on Wed Sep 10 14:56:31 EDT 2014
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AquaFirma on Wed Nov 12 02:17:58 EST 2014
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AquaFirma on Sat Nov 15 17:26:43 EST 2014
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rgrampus on Sun Oct 23 01:43:36 UTC 2016
Added encounter 2adb323b-78c8-4d32-9cc1-bb39b3b79ce0.

alinar on Fri Sep 14 23:09:35 UTC 2018
Added encounter f709c8dd-cc5d-495a-89da-edd8d47117ea.

alinar on Fri Sep 14 23:10:59 UTC 2018
Added encounter 4e573aeb-7701-4f40-a704-1a697ad7a6a4.