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Turtle with a Mohawk!

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What do you think of this hairstyle? This is the Mary River turtle (Elusor macrurus), and its green mohawk is made up of algae. This often covers the shell as well as the head, and helps to camouflage the animal.

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Author: Henry Herz

Children's book author

One thought on “Turtle with a Mohawk!

  1. I wonder if our pet turtle will grow some algae too! This dude looked really cool :))

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