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Loggerhead turtle

Caretta caretta

Description:

Large, brown marine turtle with characteristic "logger-head". Crawl showed symmetrical flipper strokes with no tail drag.

Habitat:

Ocean

Notes:

Beautiful sexually mature female came in to drop her eggs near Caneveral national seashore at around 2145 on 14Jul13

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1 Comment

TessRoss
TessRoss 7 years ago

this was a poor decision. no photo is worth endangering those eggs. it is common knowledge not to shine light pn a nesting turtle

SaraChilders
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SaraChilders

Florida, USA

Spotted on Jul 14, 2013
Submitted on Jul 15, 2013

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