... Species Submitted by: Submitted and Native Species- Green Sea Turtles This paper describes native species, green sea turtles, which are found in Texas. Biome and biological classification have been described, along with an illustration of physical characteristics, food, and life span.
“In Texas, green sea turtles are found in the Gulf of Mexico. They occasionally visit the Texas coast”, according to the Texas Parks and Wildlife (2012, para.10).
Green sea turtles (see fig.1), or honu (pronounced hoe-new), are those shelled reptiles that live in the ocean. These turtles are one of the oldest species which has seen the evolution and extinction of dinosaurs.