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Green sea turtle introduction the green sea turtle, chelonia mydas, is the largest hard-shelled sea turtle in the world it ranges in length from 2 to 6 feet with. Introduction to sea turtles [please click on the above image to view the poster in full size] in our previous post, we talked about the turtle and and the difference between the the sea turtle, terrapins and tortoises. Sea turtles are found in all warm and temperate waters throughout the world and migrate hundreds of miles between nesting and feeding grounds.
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