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Tortugirl

Canary Islands - OAG

A project of Observatorio Ambiental Granadilla.


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Species: Loggerhead
Life Stage: juvenile
Gender: Unknown
Release Date: 2008-12-19 14:30:00
Release Location: Melenara
Last Location: 2010-01-13 06:30:03

Background

Tortugirl was captured by a fisherman near Las Palmas harbor, Gran Canaria Island. She was sent to the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Gran Canaria with a hook in her esophagus that was removed and when rehabilitated was released in Melenara beach (Gran Canaria Island). She was 51.5 cm of curve carapace length.


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