Leatherback Sea Turtle

Leatherback Sea Turtle

Leatherback Sea Turtle – Dermochelys coriacea Description It is the largest known sea turtle species and is the fourth largest reptile in the world, only after three species of crocodiles. It is also called lute turtle or leathery turtle. Its skin and shell are...
Hawksbill Sea Turtle

Hawksbill Sea Turtle

Hawksbill Sea Turtle – Eretmochelys imbricata Description Although at first glance the hawksbill sea turtle can be confused with other species of sea turtles, it has specific parts of its anatomy that distinguishes them from all the others. One is its shell with...