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Turtles.

There are eight species of marine turtles of which six frequent Southeast Asia. Turtles are classified as reptiles and travel phenomenal distances to return to their breeding grounds. The most commonly encountered turtles on our dives are the Green and Hawksbill turtles. You can find out more about turtles at these external websites:

Photo Info

Total Photos here: 12


Locations:

Pulau Sipadan - Malaysia & Maldives.


Names:

Test your knowledge by matching the following names to the turtles shown here: Green Turtle - Chelonia mydas, Loggerhead Turtle - Caretta caretta & Hawksbill Turtle.

Photo Credits

Camera Crew:

Tiger & Chuan. Timmy with Nikon-D90 & Ikelite housing & strobe. KC with Olympus C-5060 & Olympus casing.Lili Teo with Canon S95 & Canon casing.

Diary

Sipadan, 2001: