Did You Know That Turtles Are Living Fossils?. The..


Did you know that turtles are living fossils? ⁠

The oldest turtle fossil had been found in China and it was estimated to be 220 million years old! ⁠

Turtles have been on Earth for millions of years since the Triassic period, which means they have been around since the dinosaur era. Like the dinosaurs, the prehistoric turtles were massive, larger than the modern, extant turtles.




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Turtle Conservation Society

The Turtle Conservation Society of Malaysia was established in October 2011. The aim of the society is to bring about the recovery of depleted wild populations of turtles, with particular reference to freshwater turtles, in Malaysia through partnerships with like-minded organizations, individuals and local communities as well as through its own programs.

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