How many species of sea turtles are there?
There are seven different species of sea turtles, six of which -- Green, Hawksbill, Kemp's Ridley, Leatherback, Loggerhead, and the Olive Ridley can be found throughout the ocean - in both warm and cool waters. The seventh species, the Flatback, lives only in Australia.
A sea turtle's shell is called
Sea turtles are..
The largest species of sea turtle is
On average, how many eggs does a sea turtle lay at one time?
Natural tortoiseshell, used in jewelry and other accessories, comes from what turtle?
The Hawksbill sea turtle have colored and patterned shells that make them highly-valuable and commonly sold as "tortoiseshell" in markets.
Which sea turtle is critically endangered?
Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) Kemp's ridley is the most endangered of all sea turtles.