- n a reptile of the order Chelonia
- a of or relating to or resembling or being a turtle or tortoise
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- Keeping the Seychelles Island Giant Tortoises Off the Endangered Species List
Many people know the story of Lonesome George, the last of the Pinta Island Tortoises, yet what people do not realize is that the Galapagos Tortoise is just one of many species of Giant Tortoises that were exterminated after the first human settlers arrived on their islands. An article in the most recent issue of Chelonian Conservation and Biology takes an in-depth look at the decline of the ...
Aug. 9, 2013 - PRWeb