Mar 20, 2008

Baby Announcement

The matamata turtle has been a frequent guest on Ugly Overload. And I am happy to announce the first captive birth (well, breeding and hatching) of this species in the San Diego Zoo (see hatchling below).

The world needs more "it kills, it kills" turtles.

Photo source: AP Photo/Zoological Society of San Diego, Ken Bohn via Yahoo! News


Three Ninjas said...

Oh amen!

Jack Ruttan said...

Clankety-clank, I'm a tank!

Anonymous said...

Aw, its kinda cute though. :)