Leatherback Famous Quotes & Sayings

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2 Leatherback Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Leatherback Sayings By B.C. Chase: Now the leatherback turtle overcame the heat issue via a simple, but evolutionarily impossible solution; Now the leatherback turtle overcame the heat issue via a simple, but evolutionarily impossible solution; it is the only reptile that possesses fatty insulation known as brown adipose tissue, and the only reptile that regulates a high body temperature. This brown adipose tissue is the expression of the UCP1 gene, and, aside from the leatherbacks, is found only in mammals, amphibians, and fishes. Not one other reptile has UCP1. — B.C. Chase
Leatherback Sayings By Susanna Moore: On its 2015 list, the Fish and Wildlife Service included the 'ea, or hawksbill turtle, On its 2015 list, the Fish and Wildlife Service included the 'ea, or hawksbill turtle, as well as the green turtle, Ridley sea turtle, leatherback turtle and loggerhead turtle. Four mammals are considered endangered: the Hawaiian hoary bat; the kohola, or humpback whale; the sperm whale; and the endemic Hawaiian monk seal. — Susanna Moore