Died Lonesome George – the male Galapagos tortoise, who is considered the last and only representative of the subspecies of ivory Abingdonskaya turtle (Geochelone nigra ssp. Abingdoni). Elephant tortoise – a rare species of giant tortoises, living solely on the Galapagos ostrovah.Dzhordzha name alone. Because all the turtle species to become extinct! He has no friends, no girlfriends. Since 1972, Lonesome George lives on the research station of Charles Darwin. It is hoped that scientists still went out and brought someone from his family, and his kind will not be extinct.