Bizarre creature puzzles thousands
Updated: 2006-05-30 08:49
Thousands of residents of Tianmen, Hubei Province, have flocked to see a rare
turtle-like creature caught by an elderly man in a nearby reservoir.
Some think that the animal, weighing in at 8.3 kilograms, looks like an
It has three rows of horns on its shell, a pair of eyes like an owl, and a
tail measuring over 30 centimetres.
It is currently being taken care of by local experts, who are trying to
determine what exactly it is.