Tag: turtles

Jul 26, 2018

Amazing Video Shows Butterflies in the Amazon Drinking Turtle Tears

Amazing Video Shows Butterflies in the Amazon Drinking Turtle Tears

Phil Torres, host of The Jungle Diaries, captured this fascinating footage of butterflies in the Amazon drinking the salty tears of a turtle

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May 4, 2017

Tired Turtle Takes Nap Inside Sea Sponge

Tired Turtle Takes Nap Inside Sea Sponge

He even lets out a big yawn at the end!

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Sep 29, 2015

Scientists Discover Biofluorescent Sea Turtle Near Solomon Islands

Scientists Discover Biofluorescent Sea Turtle Near Solomon Islands

While filming coral off the Solomon Islands, marine biologist David Gruber encounters a ‘glowing’ biofluorescent hawksbill sea turtle.

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Aug 6, 2015

Picture of the Day: Butterflies Drinking Tears from Turtle Eyes

Picture of the Day: Butterflies Drinking Tears from Turtle Eyes

Two Julia Butterflies (Dryas iulia) are seen drinking the tears of turtles in Ecuador. The phenomenon is known as lachryphagy.

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Jul 10, 2015

A Turtle Tour of the Great Barrier Reef

A Turtle Tour of the Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef is home to nearly 6,000 species. Here’s a glimpse into the incredible underwater landscape through the eyes of a green turtle.

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Jun 19, 2015

Corgi Mistakes Turtle for a Rock, Watch His Reaction When It Moves

Corgi Mistakes Turtle for a Rock, Watch His Reaction When It Moves

Meet Turbo. He thinks this turtle is a rock. And now that rock is on the move. Oh Turbo.

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May 16, 2015

Picture of the Day: Just a Turtle Riding a Crocodile

Picture of the Day: Just a Turtle Riding a Crocodile

Photograph by _iond_ on reddit “Run Shadowfax, show us the meaning of haste” – Gandalf Spotted at the Prague Zoo by reddit user _iond_, we see a triumphant turtle riding a crocodile, a Gharial to be exact. What a great capture. via _iond_ on reddit

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