Eretmochelys


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Noun1.Eretmochelys - hawksbills
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Eretmochelys imbricata, hawkbill, hawksbill, hawksbill turtle, tortoiseshell turtle - pugnacious tropical sea turtle with a hawk-like beak; source of food and the best tortoiseshell
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Hawksbill turtles Eretmochelys imbricata in El Salvador: nesting distribution and mortality at the largest remaining nesting aggregation in the eastern Pacific Ocean.
Signs of hope in the eastern Pacific: international collaboration reveals encouraging status for a severely depleted population of hawksbill turtles Eretmochelys imbricoto.
Cabe mencionar que en este trabajo no se consideraron los registros de las tortugas marinas que se distribuyen en esta zona (Dermochelys coriacea, Lepidochelys olivacea, Chelonia agassizi y Eretmochelys imbricata; Raymundo Gonzalez 2010) dado que el muestreo no se realizo sobre la franja de playa, por lo que tambien se excluyo la presencia de Hidrophys platura cuyos registros de varamiento son frecuentes en la costa de Oaxaca (Meraz 2008).
We detected nine species of reptiles on our transects: Crocodylus acutus, Eretmochelys imbricata, Aristelliger georgeensis, Hemidactylus frenatus, Ctenosaura similis, Iguana iguana, Anolis allisoni, Anolis sagrei, and Aspidoscelis maslini.
Gasparini JL, Sazima I (1995) Eretmochelys imbricata (hawksbill) predation.
The Hawksbill turtle - scientific name Eretmochelys imbricate - is a critically endangered species belonging to the Cheloniidae family of sea turtles.
All species of sea turtles in the western Atlantic Ocean occur in Florida's Atlantic waters (Caldwell and Carr, 1957), including loggerhead; green; leatherback, Dermochelys coriacea; hawksbill, Eretmochelys imbricata; and Kemp's ridley, Lepidochelys kempii, turtles.
were at the hatchery on that day, Green TurtleChelonia mydas (endangered) , Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) (endangered) Hawksbill ( Eretmochelys imbricate) (Critically endangered)Leatherback (Dermochelys coriacea) (Critically endangered) and Olive Ridley ( Lepidochelys olivacea).
A nesting attempt recorded by the author on 21st May, 2009 showed a track width of 48cm with a faintly staggered pattern of flipper marks suggesting Hawksbill turtle Eretmochelys imbricata.
A tartaruga verde, Chelonia mydas, e a tartaruga de pente, Eretmochelys imbricata, sao consideradas em perigo de extincao e em perigo critico de extincao, respectivamente (IUCN, 2007).