Meaning of leathery turtle in English:

leathery turtle

noun

another term for leatherback
‘The rare and endangered leathery turtles have also been recorded as having nested at Mon Repos.’
  • ‘Bottlenosed dolphins, sperm whales, killer whales, and even leathery turtles can all be seen on the coast.’
  • ‘The leathery turtle feeds on jellyfish, but other species of turtles eat fish, molluscs or sea grasses.’
  • ‘In the Indian region, the leathery turtles today breed only on the Nicobar islands.’
  • ‘Whales, dolphins and leathery turtles are spotted from the cliffs.’