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Loggerhead turtle (caretta caretta) trapped by a nylon. One of them has been rescued alive and the other died. The place does not matter, but the problem generated by the interaction of man in the sea.

© Sergio Hanquet / Biosphoto

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Image size: 5389x3596 pixels (18"x12" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2018-06-06

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Wild animal / Reptile / Tortoise / Turtle / Sea turtle / Loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta)

Area / Marine area / Sea / Temperate sea

Environment / Waste management / Scrap / Underwater scrap

Individual / Nobody

Matter (substance) / Water (matter) / Water surface

World sea and ocean / Atlantic Ocean / North Atlantic Ocean / Macaronesia

Species / Species particularity / Aquatic species / Saltwater species


Material / Object / Rope


Species / Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) / CITES Appendix 1

Species / IUCN Red List of Threatened Species / Threatened endangered species / Vulnerable (IUCN) VU

Species / Relation between species / Man-induced activity

Natural resources use / Fauna use / Fishing (activity) / Fishing tackle / Fishing net

Motion / Locomotion / Swim


Environment / Pollution / Water pollution

Shot / Underwater shot

Light effect / Reflection

Atmosphere / Seasons / Temperate season / Spring

Shot / Overview

Europe / European Union / Spain / Canary Islands archipelago / Tenerife

Area / Naturalness / Natural area

Behavior / Die

Behavior / Death

Enumeration / Pair

Individual / Stage of development / Adult

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Deuterostomia / Chordata / Vertebrata / Tetrapoda / Reptilia / Anapsida / Testudines / Cheloniidae / Caretta

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