Caretta caretta


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Related to Caretta caretta: loggerhead turtle
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Noun1.Caretta caretta - very large carnivorous sea turtleCaretta caretta - very large carnivorous sea turtle; wide-ranging in warm open seas
marine turtle, sea turtle - any of various large turtles with limbs modified into flippers; widely distributed in warm seas
Caretta, genus Caretta - loggerhead turtles
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CARETTA CARETTA TRAPPED - FRANCIS PeREZ JUNE 8, 2016 A loggerhead sea turtle gets entangled in abandoned fishing gear off the coast of Tenerife in the Atlantic.
Latin America region (1) Species/ Overall East Southwest Northwest Populations Pacific Atlantic Atlantic Dermochelys CR CR CR LC coriacea Chelonia mydas EN EN EN EN Caretta caretta VU CR1 LC LC Eretmochelys CR CR CR CR imbricata Lepidochelys VU VU VU VU olivacea (1) This classification applies only to the south Pacific populations.
Postnesting migratory behavior of loggerhead sea turtles Caretta caretta from three Florida rookeries.
0 Sphyrna zygaena 3 -- -- Total sharks 845 -- -- Turtles Caretta caretta 1 -- -- Total turtles 1 -- -- Total overall 2385 -- -- VPUE of retained catch $3869.
Based on the interviews with different staff from the reserve, we were able to identify nine species: Caretta caretta, Chelonia mydas, Eretmochelys imbricata, Crocodylus acutus, Aristelliger georgeensis, Ctenosaura similis, Iguana iguana, Anolis allisoni, and Aspidoscelis maslini (Table 2).
Selin's old-model Volkswagen is stolen and the girl is about to go into full-on panic mode because the Caretta Caretta tortoise she saved a couple years back was in the back seat.
bipora, which was found parasitizing the intestine of the sea turtle Caretta caretta Linnaeus, 1758, in the state of Florida, USA (Manter and Larson, 1950).
Although some species, such as the loggerhead, Caretta caretta, and green, Chelonia mydas, turtles may vary among populations and individuals in the details of their life history patterns (Hatase et al.
Por ejemplo, para Caretta caretta, Chelonia mydas y Eretmochelys imbricata el rango conocido esta entre cuatro y siete dias (Godfrey & Mrosovsky 1997).
Correlative and in vitro studies have shown that environmentally relevant concentrations of mercury, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), and 4, 4'-DDE (dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene) can affect the immune function and health of loggerhead sea turtles, Caretta caretta (Day et al.