Chelonia mydas agassizii

Galápagos green turtle

Distribution: eastern Pacific Ocean, especially the Galápagos Islands, where it is easy to spot throughout the archipelago.

Chelonia mydas agassizii is a subspecies of the green sea turtle.

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Spots where Chelonia mydas agassizii has been spotted by snorkelers

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