green turtle

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Synonyms for green turtle

large tropical turtle with greenish flesh used for turtle soup

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Still in debate is the cause of the death of ninety-four endangered black sea turtles that washed ashore near Guerrero Negro in 1997.
Upstairs is the California Terrace, where harbor seals and sea lions play in one tank and four threatened black sea turtles wade about in another.
For black sea turtles (Chelonia mydas agassizii), life stages were characterized as follows: juvenile (<69 cm CCL), sub-adult (>69 cm and <85 cm CCL), and adult turtles (>85 cm CCL), according to the minimum breeding size (CCL = 69 cm) and mean breeding size (CCL = 85 cm) reported for 1037 nesting females in the Galapagos rookery during 2004-2007 (Zarate et al.