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Hawksbill turtle

Eretmochelys imbricata

i took this photo of a dead turtle at Looking Glass Broughton Island on the 14/11/2009. I think it is a Hawksbill turtle and I thought it may be of interest.

Depth 11m
Eretmochelys imbricata

About this species

Critically endangered, Hawksbill turtles are named for their prominent bird-like beak. Adults have a brown shell with brown and black patterns. Read more…

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