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Holotype for Chelonia mydas agassizii
Catalog Number: USNM 257184
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Amphibians & Reptiles
Sex/Stage: Male; Juvenile
Preparation: Dry
Year Collected: 1839
Locality: Rose Island, Rose Atoll, Samoa Islands, Pacific Ocean
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© Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Amphibians & Reptiles

Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

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