SD: standard deviation, CCL min: minimum curved carapace length, CCL n-t: curved carapace length notch to tip, CCW: curved carapace width, SCL: straight carapace length, SCW: straight carapace width, PL: plastron
length, PW: plastron
width, HL: head length, HW: head width, TTL: tail total length, PTL: post-cloacal tail length, BCI: body condition index.
Instead, to defend themselves, they exude a foul smelling substance called musk from a series of openings along the bridge of the shell that connects the carapace to the plastron
The plastral lobes are wide in relation to the total length of the plastron
Turtles were measured for plastron
length (PL) to the nearest mm using a flexible plastic ruler pressed along the midline of the plastron
1) and sometimes on the rear appendages and tail, but little to none on vertebral and pleural scutes (uppermost parts of carapace), plastron
, forelimbs, and head-neck.
2a-c), Longitud de la curva del caparazon = 19 cm, Longitud del plastron
En la antisepsia del plastron
se empleo solucion 1:30 de clorhexidina 2% y embrocado con solucion de yodopovidona 10% (Bennett y Mader, 1996; McArthur y HernandezDivers, 2004).
Elmids are dependent on waters nearly saturated with DO because of their plastron
respiration (Brown, 1987).
For a translation of this entire corpus, see Ken-ichi Takashima (with translations up to plastron
#259 by Paul L.
Los signos pueden incluir ascitis, plastron
omental y carcinomatosis peritoneal (11).
scorpioides has a long tail, concave plastron
to facilitate copulation, longer and curve nails, and a highly pigmented head, turning a black color (CARVALHO et al.
size, a square function, and respiratory requirement, a cube function, interact subject to scaling.
Three wounds are in the carapace and one in the plastron
The carapace and the plastron
of these endangered turtles is dried and powdered and then sold off to Bangladesh and South East Asian countries for use in traditional Chinese medicine.
When the circle (target) was projected onto the plastron