Galapagos Islands: One of a kind tortoise dies

Posted on June 25, 2012 • Filed under: Galapagos Islands

The tortoise, known as the “Galapagos’ most eligible bachelor”, was notorious for his disinterest in the opposite sex and was believed to have been the last of the Geochelone abigdoni species. Understood to be around 100 years old, he was found dead by his keeper of 40 years, Fausto Llerena, on Sunday morning. Read Article

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