This Punk Rock Turtle Was Photographed Rocking The Most Fabulous Mohawk

November 6, 2015

Photographer Chris Van Wyk from Queensland, Australia happened to capture a turtle sporting a fantastic mohawk.

turtle with green mohawk

The bright green hairdo is actually algae growing on an endangered Mary River turtle - one of the most unusual reptiles of its type on the planet.

turtle with green mohawk

This species of turtle breathes through lung-like structures in its tail. 

turtle with green mohawk

Maybe he just wants to be different. He doesn't want to be like every other turtle!

turtle with green mohawk

Rock on Mary River turtle. Rock on.

turtle with green mohawk

Credit: Chris Van Wyk. Check out more of his work at ChrisVanWyk.com and check him out on Facebook!

Like us on Facebook!

Click Here For The Most Popular On Sunny Skyz

feel good videoWatch A Perplexed Beaver Become The Accidental Leader Of 150 Cows

feel good storiesThe 10 Funniest Sibling Photo Recreations On The Internet

feel good storiesIKEA's Brilliant Response To Fashion Company's $2610 Version Of Their $1 Blue Bag

feel good storiesWhat Becoming A Billionaire Actually Feels Like

feel good storiesThis Girl Made A 'Why You Should Date Me' Powerpoint For Her Crush

feel good storiesMarine Drill Instructor Takes A Break From Training To Have A Tea Party With His Princess

feel good videoNews Anchors Learn What A 'Furry' Is Live On Camera

feel good videoWatch A Perplexed Beaver Become The Accidental Leader Of 150 Cows

feel good videoThe Internet Can't Handle This Video Of A Baby Adoring His Mom

feel good videoComedian Has To Stop His Routine Because Of The Noise Coming From This Guy

feel good videoHomeless Dog Kisses Her Puppies One By One As Rescuers Pull Them To Safety

LIKE US ON FACEBOOK!