.Galápagos Islands, Ecuador
The giant tortoise was found at the Galapagos Islands in 2019. (Photo credit: Representative image/Unsplash)

  • The giant tortoise was discovered on the Fernandina Island of the Galapagos
  • Galapagos National Park Directorate is preparing an expedition to search for more of the giant tortoises
  • The scientific name of this species is Chelonoidis phantasticus