Date: 4 days ago   Category: Politic

In China the turtle, most rare in the world, died


In a zoo of the Chinese city of Suzhou the most rare Rafetus swinhoei turtle, being on the verge of total disappearance died. The Associated Press edition reports about it. According to the authorities, the reptile who was about 90 years old died on Saturday, April 13. The day before to a turtle carried out the fifth artificial insemination. The female was absolutely healthy, experts note. After her death zoologists picked the laid eggs for further researches. Experts find out the event reason. On the planet there were only three similar individuals: one male is in the zoo Suzhou, two other turtles — in Vietnam. The agency does not specify their floor. Turtles of Rafetus swinhoei — a species of turtles of the Trekhkogotnye family. They received the name in honor of the British naturalist Robert Svayno. These reptiles weigh up to 200 kilograms. Length of their armor reaches 109 centimeters. Life expectancy makes from 80 to 100 years. At the end of March it was reported that leathery skulls (the largest sea turtles in the world) took out an individual of an endangered species to coast of the Gulf Pidzhen, New Zealand. Locals found a dead turtle about 2.5 meters in length and 1.8 meters width which, by estimation, weighs from 200 to 300 kilograms. Even more interesting in our Instagram. Subscribe!

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