We’re not sure if this turtle with a bright green mohawk is trying to bring back punk rock to the masses or not, but it’s definitely grabbing everyone’s attention.
The Mary River turtle’s punk-like green mohawk might seem like a rebellious fashion choice, but that’s just green algae.
It’s an oddly fascinating creature to look at, but it’s more importantly been added to a list of the world’s most vulnerable reptiles, collated by the Zoological Society of London.
— Cooper Fleishman (@_Cooper) April 11, 2018
The Evolutionarily Distinct and Globally Endangered (EDGE) list “highlights and protects some of the most unique and most wonderful species on the planet,” according to its website.