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Hawksbill Sea Turtle

Eretmochelys imbricata

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Hawksbill Sea Turtle
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill sea turtle

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Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

I agree whit Samantha

StacyTaylor 9 years ago

I looked through the ID guide that I have, and you are definitely right with the Hawksbill. Thanks! :)

SamanthaCraven 9 years ago

What a beauty - but I'm sure this is a Hawksbill - they have a a set of four smaller scutes (plates) on the forehead like this guy. Greens only have two and the scutes are much larger!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

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Spotted on Jun 23, 2010
Submitted on Jan 21, 2012

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