en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_sea_turtle

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

conserveturtles.org/information-sea-turtles-green-sea-turtle

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.).

www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/reptiles/g/green-sea-turtle

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  ...

kids.nationalgeographic.com/animals/green-sea-turtle

Green sea turtles are the world's largest species of hard-shelled sea turtle. While most individuals weigh about 300 to 400 pounds (136 to 181 kilograms), some ...

www.worldwildlife.org/species/green-turtle

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 ...

www.nwf.org/Educational-Resources/Wildlife-Guide/Reptiles/Sea-Turtles/Green-Sea-Turtle

Description. A green sea turtle is most easily recognized by its top shell. The shell covers most of the animal's body, except for its flippers and head. Despite its ...

www.fisheries.noaa.gov/species/green-turtle

May 17, 2018 ... The green turtle is one of the largest hard-shelled sea turtles. They are unique among sea turtles in that they are herbivores, eating mostly ...

www.fws.gov/northflorida/seaturtles/turtle%20factsheets/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 ...

www.seeturtles.org/green-turtles

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