Sentence Examples

  • Very large sea turtles are often captured by the fishermen, and their flesh is highly appreciated as an article of food.
  • Every bayou contains alligators; and reptiles of various species, such as turtles, lizards, horned toads, rattlesnakes and moccasins are abundant.
  • Shad and striped bass are both very abundant and cheap. Black bass, flounders, terrapin, sea-turtles, perch, turbot, sole and catfish are also common.
  • Turtles, trepang and pearl-shell are of some commercial importance.
  • Of reptiles there are the alligator, and several species each of turtles, lizards and snakes.