Reptiles

Hawksbill turtle (CHELONIIDAE)

By Stuart and Bronwyn Dunlop, Conservation Managers at Cousine Island, Seychelles… Hawksbill turtles, Eretmochelys imbricata, are medium sized sea turtles with an average weight range of 65 – 80 kilograms and length of one meter. This species of turtle is characterised by large overlapping scales on its carapace and an… Read more »