Lepidochelys kempii


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Related to Lepidochelys kempii: Dermochelys coriacea, Kemp's ridley sea turtle
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Noun1.Lepidochelys kempii - grey sea turtle of the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of North AmericaLepidochelys kempii - grey sea turtle of the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of North America
ridley - a marine turtle
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Bi-National recovery plan for the Kemp's Ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempii), Second Revision.
The effects of feeding on hematological and plasma biochemical profiles in green (Chelonia mydas) and kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) sea turtles.
Schmid, "Stress responses and sexing of wild Kemp's ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys kempii) in the Northeastern Gulf of Mexico," General and Comparative Endocrinology, vol.
Mae 'na bethau diddorol ar y naw yn cael eu golchi i'r lan bob hyn a hyn, ac un rhyfeddod ddaeth i'r fei mis Rhagfyr dwytha oedd crwban mor Kemp's Ridley (Lepidochelys kempii).
In Mexico, PROFEPA has been fighting an uphill battle to protect the seven species of endangered or threatened turtles that inhabit the country's territorial waters: The lora (Lepidochelys kempii or Kemp's ridley), the laud (Dermochelys coriacea or leatherback), the golfina (Lepidochelys olivacea or olive ridley), the caguama (Caretta caretta or loggerhead), the carey (Eretmochelys imbricata or hawk's bill), the blanca, and the prieta.
(28) The Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempii), leatherback (Dermochelys coriacea), hawksbill (Eretmochelys imbricata), and the Florida breeding population of green (Chelonia mydas) sea turtles are all endangered, (29) whereas the loggerhead (Caretta caretta) and the rest of the green sea turtle population are threatened.
Rolland, "Corticosterone and thyroxine in cold-stunned Kemp's ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys kempii)" Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, vol.
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.
Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempii): Critically Endangered
This study increases to 57 the herpetofaunistic species for this municipality, with eight new records: Crocodylus moreletti, Tantilla atriceps, Chelonia mydas, Lepidochelys kempii, Kinosternon scorpioides, Trachemys venusta, Terrapene carolina and Gopherus berlandieri.
An assessment of the Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) and loggerhead (Caretta caretta) sea turtle populations in the Western North Atlantic.