On two species of marine turtles stranded at Mandapam

Kasinathan, C and Palanichamy, A (2002) On two species of marine turtles stranded at Mandapam. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 171 . p. 10.

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A female olive ridely turtle Lepidochelys olivacea was stranded on 21.7.2000 near CMFRI Jetty at Gulf of Mannar coast. Another female green turtle Chelonia mydas was stranded on 6.9.2000 at the same place. Both the turtles had severe injuries resulting in death in the sea and then stranded. Their carapace length was 58, 82 cm' and width 56, 62 cms respectively.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:marine turtles
Subjects:Marine turtle
Divisions:CMFRI-Mandapam
ID Code:3754
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Deposited On:17 Sep 2010 12:26
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