Pacific ridley


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Noun1.Pacific ridley - olive-colored sea turtle of tropical Pacific and Indian and the southern Atlantic oceans
ridley - a marine turtle
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Olive ridley, also known as the Pacific ridley, is the second smallest and most abundant species of sea turtles in the world.
In Mexico's second mass turtle death in as many weeks, the Pacific Ridley turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) were found floating just off the beach of Puerto Escondido in the state of Oaxaca, their shells forming a bleak mini-island.
The olive ridley turtle is also known as Pacific ridley. They are a medium-sized turtle species usually found in warm and tropical waters.

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