Death of Rare Yangtze Turtle in China Leaves Just 3 Remaining in the World — KTLA

The last known female Yangtze giant softshell turtle has died in China, according to Chinese state media, potentially dooming the species to extinction. The female turtle, believed to be more than 90 years old, died on Saturday more than 24 hours after local staff, together with international experts, attempted to artificially inseminate her, local newspaper…

via Death of Rare Yangtze Turtle in China Leaves Just 3 Remaining in the World — KTLA

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