Caretta caretta

Loggerhead sea turtle

Distribution: Indian Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. Much less seen in snorkeling than the green sea turtle and the hawksbill sea turtle, but frequent in Belize and Greece.

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Spots where Caretta caretta has been spotted by snorkelers

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