Silas, E G and Rajagopalan, M and Dan, S S and Fernando, A Bastian (1984) Obervations on the mass nesting and immediate postmass nesting influxes of the olive ridley Lepidochelys olivacea at Gahirmatha, Orissa-1984 season. CMFRI Bulletin, 35. pp. 76-82.
Bulletin_35-10.pdf - Published Version
Observations made during the mass nesting of the olive ridley Lepidochelys olivacea during January-February, 1984 at Gahirmatha rookery, Orissa is reported here along with some details on the nature of immediate post-mass nesting influxes. Strangely a large number of abnormal animals were seen to nest during the lean phase of nesting. The nature of the abnormalities, along with likely routes of the breeding migration, non-human predation of nests and environmental problems at Gahirmatha are discussed here.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||olive ridley; Lepidochelys olivacea|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment|
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|Date Deposited:||14 Jun 2010 10:54|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:10|
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