World Turtle News, 01/26/2020
Galapagos National Parks and Galapagos Conservancy to search for Lonesome George’s supposedly extinct species
Studies have shown “turtles that contain up to 90% of the species’ extinct genes, meaning that at least one of their parents is a purebred and possibly lives on Wolf Volcano,” said Jorge Carrion, the park’s director.
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Photo from Rodrigo Buendia / AFP.