Giant tortoise “reemerges” on Galapagos island

Published on February 25, 2019
A giant turtle that was considered extinct for almost a century was found on the island of Fernandina, in the Galapagos, according to Ecuador’s Environment Minister, Marcelo Mata. Mata said that an adult female of the species Chelonoidis Phantasticus was found on an expedition led by the authority of Parks of Galápagos and the Conservation group […]

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