The Blacksaddled Coral Grouper (Plectropomus laevis) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "fishes" and found in the following area(s): Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic. This species is also known by the following name(s): Bodianus cyclostomus, Bodianus cyclostomus, Bodianus melanoleucos, Labrus laevis, Paracanthistius melanoleucus, Paracantistius maculatus, P. maculatum, P. leopardus, P. maculatum ssp. melanoleucum, P. maculatus.
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The Seven Sea Turtle Species of the WorldSea turtles are graceful saltwater reptiles, well adapted to life at sea. Unlike turtles on land, sea turtles cannot retract their legs and head. But with streamlined bodies and flipper-like limbs, they are graceful swimmers able to navigate across the oceans of the world.
Here, we look at the seven species that can be found today, all of which are said to have been around since the time of the dinosaurs.