Lepidochelys olivacea


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Related to Lepidochelys olivacea: Dermochelys coriacea, Chelonia mydas, Pacific ridley
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Noun1.Lepidochelys olivacea - olive-colored sea turtle of tropical Pacific and Indian and the southern Atlantic oceans
ridley - a marine turtle
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DENR-Soccsksargen executive director Nilo Tamoria led the release of 528 hatchlings of Olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea) in Barangay Lumasal in Maasim town last May 16.
Nilo Tamoria, regional director of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), said the olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea) hatchlings came from a hatchery set up in 2015 at Barangay Lumasal here.
Diatoms and other epibionts associated with olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea) sea turtles from the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica.
Molecular oxidative stress markers in olive ridley turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) and their relation to metal concentrations in wild populations.
In Mexico's second mass turtle death in as many weeks, the Pacific Ridley turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) were found floating just off the beach of Puerto Escondido in the state of Oaxaca, their shells forming a bleak mini-island.
Epibiontes de Tortuga Golfina (Lepidochelys olivacea) en las Costas de San Jose del Cabo, Baja California Sur.
The wetland hosts three globally threatened marine turtles, the critically endangered hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata), the endangered green turtle (Chelonia mydas) and the vulnerable olive ridley turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea).
Prior to the recovery of an Olive Ridley Sea Turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) in British Columbia in 2011, only C.
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.