Friday, August 10, 2012

Geoemyda Japonica Turtle Paper Model - by Konica Minolta - Tartaruga Japonesa


The Ryukyu black-breasted leaf turtle or Ryukyu leaf turtle, Geoemyda Japonica, is a species of turtle in the family Geoemydidae (formerly Bataguridae). It is endemic to the Ryukyu Islands in Japan. In 1975 the species was designated a National Natural Monument of Japan. It grows to approximately 5–6 inches long. In captivity it feeds on worms, snails, insects, and fruit. Due to its rarity and very attractive appearance, this species is highly coveted by turtle collectors worldwide. - Wikipedia


A Tartaruga Ryukyu de Peito Preto ou Tartaruga Folha de Ryukyu, a Geoemyda Japonica é uma espécie de tartaruga da família Geoemydidae (antiga Bataguridae). Ela é natural das Ilhas Ryukyu. em 1975 esta espécie foi designada Monumento Nacional Natural Do Japão. Elas atingen até 6 cm e se alimentam de minhocas, caramujos, insetos e frutas. Devido à sua raridade e aparência atrativa, esta espécie é altamente cobiçada por colecionadores de tartarugas em todo o mundo.

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1 comment:

  1. Konica Minolta doesn't seem to offer it any more. Do you happen to have the pdf of the Ryoko Leaf Turtle?