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Green sea turtle

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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 - National Geographic

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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  ...

Green Turtle | Sea Turtles | Species | WWF

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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 ...

Green Sea Turtle Facts for Kids | Endangered Animals

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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!

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

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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 ...

Kid's Times: Green Sea Turtle - NOAA Fisheries

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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.

Green Sea Turtle Facts - N.E.S.T.

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Common Name: Green Sea Turtle - named for the green color of the fat under its ... (scales in front of its eyes), rather than two pairs as found on other sea turtles.

Greens — SEE Turtles

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

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

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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 ...

Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas) :: NOAA Fisheries

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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.

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Green Sea Turtle - National Wildlife Federation

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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 ...

Sea Turtle Conservancy :: Green Sea Turtle

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Common Name: Green sea turtle - named for the green color of the fat under its shell. (In some areas, the Pacific green turtle is also called the black sea turtle.)

National Aquarium | Green Sea Turtle

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The green sea turtle gets its name not from the color of its shell (which is typically brown, gray, black and yellow) but from the greenish shade of its fat.