Oxygen consumption of the young Ridley turtle Lepidochelys olivacea (Eschscholtz)

Ameer Hamsa, K M S and Najmuddin, M and Nammalwar, P (1986) Oxygen consumption of the young Ridley turtle Lepidochelys olivacea (Eschscholtz). In: Proceedings of the Symposium on Coastal Aquaculture, Part 4; MBAI, 12-18 January 1980, Cochin.

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    Abstract

    The metabolic rates (oxygen consumption) and corresponding activity were studied in young turtle of the species Lepidochelys olivacea (Echscholtz). Experiments were also conducted to study the influence of ambient oxygen on activity and oxygen consumption. The turtles of the size group between 67 and 95 mm in carapace length (curved) were acclimated and tested at an average temperature of30°C and 30.37%, salinity.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Oxygen consumption; young Ridley turtle; Lepidochelys olivacea (Eschscholtz)
    Subjects: Marine Turtle
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture

    CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Depositing User: Geetha P Mrs
    Date Deposited: 18 Aug 2010 20:27
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:16
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/2341

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