Rao, Ramesh B (2009) A report on the olive ridely turtle eggs found at Janjira Murud region of Raigad, Maharashtra. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series (201). p. 29.
The olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea) is one of the smallest species of sea turtles. They have a high domed shell, with carapace having a dark olive green colour with yellowish underside. The carapace margins are smooth and is made up of five pairs of costal scutes, with occurrence of up to 6-9 divisions per side. The head is large.
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