loggerhead turtle

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Synonyms for loggerhead turtle

very large carnivorous sea turtle

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Wyneken and her team documented rainfall and sand temperature relationships as well as rainfall, nest temperatures and hatchling sex ratios at a loggerhead turtle nesting beach in Boca Raton, located in southeast Florida.
The UNDP's Socotra Governance and Biodiversity campaign describes Socotra as one of the most important nesting sites of loggerhead turtles in the region.
Loggerhead Turtle featured an example of ESA vicarious liability
Distribution of the loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta, and the leatherback turtle, Dermochelys coriacea, in the Cape Canaveral, Florida area: results of aerial surveys.
The loggerhead turtle is considered an endangered species and is categorised under the red list by the International Union for Conservation of Nature.
Hussein Shehadeh The Sultanate has some of the most important sea turtle nesting beaches in the world, and in the case of the loggerhead turtle, probably the most important.
Loggerhead turtle by-catch depends on distance to the coast, independent of fishing effort: implications for conservation and fisheries management.
Kefalonia is the largest of the Ionian Islands in western Greece, and is the natural habitat of the endangered loggerhead turtle population, which nests at the island's Kaminia beach.
All but two of the sea turtles - a 68kg oiled loggerhead turtle dubbed Big Mama and a 38kg loggerhead that was sick but free of oil - are juveniles, ranging from saucer- to dinner-plate size.
Duffy is a lady loggerhead turtle who had a life-or-death problem.
Threatened marine reptiles including the green turtle, the loggerhead turtle, and the world's largest marine turtle--the leatherback--all swim in these waters.
On March 29, a young loggerhead turtle swam into the small inlet near the hospital.
A RECORD number of sea turtles are stranding on the UK coast, an aquarium warns after a rare loggerhead turtle was found at Ogmore by Sea, near Bridgend, Wales and taken to the Blue Reef Aquarium in Newquay, Cornwall.
THE rare loggerhead turtle that was washed up on a South Wales beach earlier this month is responding well to treatment at one of Britain's leading aquariums.
RESCUE: Iona Middleton from the Islay & Jura seal sanctuary with a young loggerhead turtle Picture: GEORGE MIDDLETON