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Sea turtle

sea turtle

(Science: zoology) Any one of several very large species of chelonians having the feet converted into paddles, as the green turtle, hawkbill, loggerhead, and leatherback. They inhabit all warm seas.

The sea pigeon, or guillemot.


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Re: ARE SEA TURTLES THE CURRENT DINOSAURS?

The first turtle-like reptile fossil is late Permian - well before the dinosaurs evolved.

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by skeptic
Wed Jun 08, 2011 11:13 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: ARE SEA TURTLES THE CURRENT DINOSAURS?
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Homework help!

... penguin 34 22.4 Adult goat 32 14 Rabbit 32 15.6 Harbor seal 31 29.3 Sea otter 31 21.3 Human adult 30 14.4 Alligator 28 6.7 Horse 26 16 Human fetus 20 8.4 Pseudemys (turtle) 19.5 8.7 Fetal goat 19 12 Dogfish 17 4.4 Mackerel 16 15.7 Necturus (salamander-gills) ...

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by stupodity
Wed Dec 08, 2010 3:22 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Homework help!
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Etymology Question

... Tortoises. Could make a difference, though I doubt there are very many sea turtle keepers anywhere...

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by kotoreru
Sat Sep 22, 2007 10:06 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Etymology Question
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classification help

... class Mammalia, Order primates, family Hominidae, Genus Pan Jellyfish/Sea jelly: Phylum Cnidaria, Class Scyphozoa Elk: Phylum chordata, subphylum ... fishes) Sea cucumber: Phylum echinodermata, class holothuroidea Turtle: Phylum chordata, class reptilia, order testudines Scorpion: Phylum ...

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by abstemious_entity
Thu May 05, 2005 4:40 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: classification help
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Views: 37208

classification help

... following; bear spider chimpanzee jelly fish elk lizzard fish octopus sea cucumber turtle scorpion millipede humming bird newt cray fish or lobster coral frog whale bat hawk ...

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by f15h
Wed May 04, 2005 7:08 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: classification help
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