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Green turtle (Chelonia mydas) with a diver. This large aquatic reptile lives in the warm seas of the world, usually staying close to the coasts and eating aquatic plants which are abundant there. It may reach a length of over 150 centimetres. During her aquatic existence, the female will return to a beach, usually where she was born, to lay her eggs. Photographed off Sipadan, Malaysia.
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