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Sea Turtles and Other Shelled Reptiles (World Book"s Animals of the World)

by Patricia Brennan

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by World Book Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reptiles & Amphibians,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Miscellanea,
  • Questions and answers,
  • Sea turtles,
  • Turtles,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10523534M
    ISBN 100716612313
    ISBN 109780716612315

    Green sea turtles The green sea turtle is the only sea turtle that’s a vegetarian. Green sea turtles have a brown or black oval-shaped shell and can grow to be about 3 1/2 to 4 1/2 feet long and weigh between to pounds. This species of turtle is named for the color of its body fat, which is green. / Reptiles & Amphibians Kids' Books. and habitat of sea turtles, the migrating shelled reptiles. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how sea turtles cause monsoons. Specifications. delivery or other customer service issues, please contact customer service : Kate Riggs.

      Meet the exquisitely shelled reptiles! Facts About Sea Turtles For Kids is an engaging sea turtle facts book for kids age Learn all there is to know about sea turtles. Explore the fascinating world of these stunning sea animals! Children's book author and educator, Cindy Bowdoin, presents Facts About Sea Turtles For Kids/5(11). Sea Turtles. One of the largest marine turtles, the Green Sea Turtle, can weigh in at over kg and its shell can grow up to metres in length. But they don´t have an easy life Turtles are ancient reptiles that have been around for over million years! They shared our planet with the earliest Dinosaurs.

    Sea turtles are one of the few reptiles that live in the marine environment. They breathe air, and can hold their breath for long periods of time. Sea turtles use their strong jaws to crush a diet of crabs, shrimp, mussels and jellyfish. Green Turtle. The green turtle is the largest species in the family of hard-shelled sea turtles and second largest to the leatherback turtle among all sea turtles. Its common name comes not from the color of its skin or shell, which is common among most sea turtle species, but from the greenish color of its fat.


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Sea turtles and other shelled reptiles. [Patricia Brennan] -- Questions and answers provide information about a variety of turtles, including sea turtles, Galapagos tortoises, and alligator snapping turtles. Sea Turtles and Other Shelled Reptiles (World Book's Animals of the World) by Patricia Brennan.

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Sea turtles and other shelled reptiles. [Patricia Brennan] -- Questions and answers provide information about a variety of turtles, including sea turtles, Galapagos tortoises, and alligator snapping turtles.

Sea Turtles (Amazing Animals) Library Binding – February 1, out of 5 stars 6 ratings. See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Library Binding "Please retry" $ $ $ # in Children's Reptile & Amphibian Books (Books) Would you like to tell us about a lower price?4/5(6).

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Amazing Animals: Sea Turtles – A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of sea turtles, the migrating shelled reptiles. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how sea turtles cause monsoons. Small organisms, called epibionts, can live on the surface of a sea turtle’s shell.

They can include barnacles, algae, and even small crabs. In fact, more than different epibionts have been identified living on loggerhead sea turtle shells. If a sea turtle gets too many hitchhikers on its shell. guished from other sea turtles because they have a single pair of scales in front of their eyes rather than two pairs as the other sea turtles have.

The green turtle is the largest of the hard shelled sea turtles. Female green turtles average more than three feet in carapace length, File Size: KB. Sea turtle, any of seven species of marine turtles belonging to the families Dermochelyidae (leatherback sea turtles) and Cheloniidae (green turtles, flatback sea turtles, loggerhead sea turtles, hawksbills, and ridleys).

Both families are highly aquatic, and most. Easy-to-Read Facts and Stunning Photos from National Geographic This colorful, fact-filled book presents an informative portrait of sea turtles, covering their traits as reptiles, their unique characteristics (such as shells and flippers), their habitats and movements, and their reproduction.

Turtles are one of the oldest reptile groups on Earth dating back to the time of the dinosaurs (more than million years!) Turtles can live in a variety of habitats depending on their species -- you'll find them in ponds, rivers, lakes and oceans.

Turtles are aquatic reptiles while tortoises are land reptiles. Meet Galápagos' four species of shelled sea turtles in our online photographic catalogue that includes common names, scientific names and links to specific accounts. Meet the exquisitely shelled reptiles.

Sea Turtle Facts For Kids is an engaging book on facts about sea turtles for kids age Learn all there is to know about sea turtles.

Explore the fascinating world of these stunning sea animals. Children's book author and educator, Cindy Bowdoin, presents Sea Turtle Facts For Kids/5(25).

Green sea turtles are the world’s largest species of hard-shelled sea turtle. While most individuals weigh about to pounds ( to kilograms), some can be as heavy as pounds ( kilograms). These turtles are found nesting along the coastline of more than 80 countries, with the largest nesting populations found in Costa Rica and Australia.

Green sea turtles spend. A Reading A–Z Level R Leveled Book Word Count: 1, Visit sea turtles are reptiles, and like all reptiles, sea turtles are cold-blooded. They have scaly skin, breathe air, and have All types of sea turtles other than the leatherback have a shell made of bony plates,File Size: 2MB.

Sea turtles are closely related to ancient species dating back million years to the Cretaceous Period. Some may be more closely related to dinosaurs than our present day reptiles. Like all other reptiles, sea turtles' body temperature depends upon their surroundings which explains their migration southward as northern waters cool off in the.

Sea turtles, sea snakes, marine iguanas, alligators, caimans and marine crocodiles are reptiles. However, since Dive Training is a magazine for divers, and not a science text, I am going to concentrate on sea turtles, sea snakes and marine iguanas because these animals are the marine reptiles commonly encountered by divers in various parts of.Streamlined and equipped with flippers, sea turtles seem uniquely adapted for water-yet remain firmly attached to land, where the females lay their eggs each year.

They sport the many colors of the rainbow, range in weight from to 1, pounds, and figure in the mythology and folklore of cultures around the world. And still, they currently risk s: 1.Turtle shells tend to be slimmer than tortoise shells, to help the turtles swim easily through the water.

Although they live underwater, turtles have lungs and need air to survive. They must come up to the surface regularly to take a breath through their mouths and nostrils.