A report on the olive ridely turtle eggs found at Janjira Murud region of Raigad, Maharashtra

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.

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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.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:turtle; costal scutes; olive ridley; Lepidochelys olivacea; turtle eggs
Subjects:Marine turtle
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ID Code:4255
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Deposited On:13 Sep 2010 13:29
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