Aldabra

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Aldabra

an island group in the Indian Ocean: part of the British Indian Ocean Territory (1965--76); now administratively part of the Seychelles
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The giants of Aldabra Lying in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Africa, Aldabra Island is home to two cannibalistic species: a giant tortoise and the world's largest lizard, the Komodo dragon.
The tortoises are actually imported from nearby Aldabra Island and have evolved completely differently, with different DNA, from the other creatures.