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Green sea turtle - Wikipedia


The green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas), also known as the green turtle, black (sea ) turtle, or Pacific green turtle, is a large sea turtle of the family Cheloniidae.

Green Sea Turtle - Animals - National Geographic


The green turtle is a large, weighty sea turtle with a wide, smooth carapace, or shell. It inhabits tropical and subtropical coastal waters around the world and has  ...

Information about Green Sea Turtles | Sea Turtle Conservancy


Read information about green sea turtles including their diet, nesting habits, natural habitats, population estimates and more.

Green Sea Turtle Facts for Kids | Endangered Animals


Did you know green sea turtles can hold their breath for hours at a time? Learn more green sea turtle facts at Animal Fact Guide!

Sea Turtles | Basic Facts About Sea Turtles | Defenders of Wildlife


Green sea turtles can stay under water for as long as five hours even though the length of a feeding dive is usually five minutes or less. Their heart rate slows to ...

Kid's Times: Green Sea Turtle - NOAA Fisheries


The Kid's Times: Green Sea Turtle. Sea turtles are graceful saltwater reptiles, well adapted to life in their marine world. With streamlined bodies and flipper-like.

Factsheet on Green Sea Turtle | US Fish & Wildlife Service's North ...

www.fws.gov/northflorida/SeaTurtles/Turtle Factsheets/green-sea-turtle.htm

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's North Florida Field Office factsheet providing details on the Green sea turtle biology, ecology, protected status and suggested ...

Chelonia mydas (Green Turtle) - IUCN Red List


Green turtles exhibit particularly slow growth rates, and age to maturity for the species appears to be the longest of any sea turtle (Hirth 1997). As a result, this ...

Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas) :: NOAA Fisheries


Apr 6, 2016 ... Adult green turtles are unique among sea turtles in that they eat only plants; they are herbivorous, feeding primarily on seagrasses and algae.

Green Sea Turtle - Pacific Islands Regional Office - National ...


Despite an overall declining trend globally, green turtle population growth rates are variable among nesting populations and regions. The Hawaiian green turtle ...

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Green Sea Turtle - National Wildlife Federation


Genus: Chelonia Species: mydas. Green sea turtles are rarely seen on land, but when they do make it to shore, they can stop traffic – beach traffic that is. Green ...

Green Turtle | Sea Turtles | Species | WWF


The green turtle is one of the largest sea turtles and the only herbivore among the different species. Green turtles are in fact named for the greenish color of their ...

Greens — SEE Turtles


Facts about green sea turtles including their habitat, diet, threats, and more.