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www.americanoceans.org/species/green-sea-turtle

An adult green sea turtle's shell can measure anywhere from three to five feet in length. They can weigh as little as 240 pounds or reach up to an astonishing ...

www.seeturtles.org/green-turtles

Green Sea Turtles ... The green turtle is the second largest after the leatherback. They can weigh up to 500 lbs (225 kg) and reach four feet (1.2 m) in length.

www.thoughtco.com/sea-turtles-profile-2291900

Jul 12, 2019 ... Green sea turtles are distinguished by their streamlined shell or carapace, which covers their entire body except for flippers and head. The ...

www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/blog/sea-turtle-fact-sheet

Of the different species, the green turtle is the only herbivore. Their diet evolves with age. As juveniles, they are omnivorous, but as they ...

portal.ct.gov/DEEP/Wildlife/Fact-Sheets/Atlantic-Green-Sea-Turtle

Habitat: Shallow ocean waters inside reefs and in bays and inlets. · Identification: Adult Atlantic green sea turtles have an oval-shaped, smooth carapace (top ...

www.marinebio.org/species/green-sea-turtles/chelonia-mydas

World Range & Habitat ... Green sea turtles are found in the Pacific, Atlantic and Indian oceans (worldwide in seas where temperature does not fall below 20°C).

www.burkemuseum.org/collections-and-research/biology/herpetology/amphibians-reptiles-washington/green-sea-turtle

Fast Facts · Adult green sea turtles are strict plant eaters and spend much of their time eating algae in the ocean or grass in shallow waters. · However, young ...

www.britannica.com/animal/sea-turtle

The green turtle is found in warm coastal waters around the world; however, unlike other sea turtles, it is predominantly herbivorous and feeds on algae or ...

www.britannica.com/animal/green-sea-turtle

Other articles where Green sea turtle is discussed: sea turtle: Physical features and feeding habits: green (Chelonia mydas) sea turtles have adult shell ...

wildwhales.org/speciesid/sea-turtles/green-sea-turtle

Green turtles are unique because their diet changes as they age. Juveniles are invertivores, feeding mainly on jellyfish and other invertebrates. Adults green ...

www.fws.gov/northflorida/seaturtles/turtle%20factsheets/green-sea-turtle.htm

HABITAT: Green turtles are generally found in fairly shallow waters (except when migrating) inside reefs, bays, and inlets. The turtles are attracted to lagoons ...