Chelonia mydas


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Related to Chelonia mydas: Green Sea Turtle, Green turtles
  • noun

Synonyms for Chelonia mydas

large tropical turtle with greenish flesh used for turtle soup

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Size-class partitioning and herding in a foraging group of green turtles Chelonia mydas.
Chelonia mydas (Linneaus, 1758) is known in temperate and tropical seas throughout the world.
Necrotic egg and hatchling remains are key factors attracting dipterans to sea turtle (Caretta caretta, Chelonia mydas, Natator depressus) nests in central Queensland, Australia.
The environmental contaminant DDE fails to influence the outcome of sexual differentiation in the marine turtle Chelonia mydas.
Respiration and respiratory control in the green turtle, Chelonia mydas.
Current status of fibropapillomas in the Hawaiian green turtle, Chelonia mydas.
The status of loggerhead, Caretta caretia; Kemp's ridley, Lepidochelys kempi; and green, Chelonia mydas, sea turtles in U.
Green sea turtles or Chelonia mydas are a protected species and one of two sea turtles found in Cyprus, along with the loggerhead sea turtle or Caretta Caretta.
The threatened and endangered species involved in fishery interactions are the Hawaiian monk seal, Monachus schauinslandi; humpback whale, Megaptera novaeangliae; leatherback turtle, Dermochelys coriacea; olive ridley turtle, Lepidochelys olivacea; loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta; hawksbill turtle, Eretmochelys imbricata; and green sea turtle, Chelonia mydas.
The Chelonia mydas, commonly known as the green turtle, was found at 6am on Friday prompting the Fisheries Department into action.
Origin of green turtles, Chelonia mydas, at "Sleeping Rocks" off the northeast coast of Nicaragua.
The coastal foraging habitat near Hutchinson Island is also an important developmental habitat for endangered immature green sea turtles, Chelonia mydas (Bass and Witzell, 2000).