Call Us 080-41656200 (Mon-Sat: 10AM-8PM)
Free Shipping above Rs. 1499
Cash On Delivery*

Galápagos tortoise


Marketed By :  FastBook Publishing   Sold By :  Kamal Books International  
Delivery in :  10-12 Business Days


Check Your Delivery Options

Rs. 3,353

Availability: In stock

  • Product Description

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Do you remember Lonesome George? Various news have followed the survival of this tortoise which used to be the only symbol left of the Galapagos Islands. The tortoise had died of natural causes on June 2012, at the age of 100, leaving scientists hopeless since it was the last of its kind. Scientific researchers have revealed that they failed to get Lonesome George to breed with females of similar species. Only recently, scientific researchers have announced that they have discovered 17 tortoises which carry the genetic traces of George. For the field of science and research, this discovery means enormously since this would mean that the species of giant tortoises from the Galapagos Islands could be brought back from extinction. Analysts and experts have underlined that if the 17 tortoises crossbreed, the outcome would be purebred new tortoises. However, scientific researchers have precised that this experiment could take between 100 and 150 years for obtaining 100% pure species...

Product Specifications
SKU :COC50340
AuthorEdward R. Miller-Jones
Number of Pages136
Publishing Year2012-11-28T00:00:00.000
Edition1 st
Book TypeZoology: Vertebrates
Country of ManufactureIndia
Product BrandFastBook Publishing
Product Packaging InfoBox
In The Box1 Piece
Product First Available On ClickOnCare.com2015-06-08 00:00:00