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Green Sea Turtle

Chelonia mydas

Description:

This large sea turtle has a rounded shell with patterns and large flippers covered with scales.

Habitat:

This green sea turtle was staying near a coral reef.

Notes:

This turtle was resting on the sand under the overhanging edge of the reef and periodically swimming up to breathe.

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Hawaii, USA

Lat: 21.00, Long: -156.67

Spotted on Jul 6, 2017
Submitted on Jul 8, 2017

Spotted for mission

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