Marine Turtle - a valuable resource from the oceans

Jacob, P G (1973) Marine Turtle - a valuable resource from the oceans. Seafood Export Journal, 5 (1). pp. 149-152.


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    Turtles and tortoises are supposed to have the longest life-span among animals e ven though there are no conclusive evidence to prove this. They belong to Class Reptilia of the Sub-phylum Vertib rata i.e. back boned animals. According to Zoologists , for the la st 160 million ye ars they have not u ndergone any morphological changes. They are generally believed to have a lifespan of 300 to 400 years

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Marine Turtle; resource; oceans; reptile
    Subjects: Reptile
    Marine Turtle
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 16 Feb 2011 10:24
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:44

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