Chelonia mydas

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Synonyms for Chelonia mydas

large tropical turtle with greenish flesh used for turtle soup

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Seasonal shifts in the movement and distribution of green sea turtles Chelonia mydas in response to anthropogenically altered water temperatures.
Order/Family/Species Spanish and/or English common names Crocodilia Crocodylidae Crocodylus acutus Cocodrilo americano, cocodrilo de rio, American crocodile Testudines Cheloniidae Caretta caretta Tortuga caguama, loggerhead sea turtle Chelonia mydas Tortuga blanca, green turtle Eretmochelys imbricata Tortuga carey, hawksbill sea turtle Dermochelydae Dermochelys coriacea Tortuga laud, leatherback sea turtle Squamata Gekkonidae Aristelliger georgeensis Gecko pestanudo, salamanquesa, St.
Breading biology of the green turtle, Chelonia mydas (Reptilia: Cheloniidae), on Wan-An Island, PengHu archipelago, Taiwan.
Activity, population size and structure of immature Chelonia mydas and Caretta caretta in Mosquito Lagoon, Florida.
Species Plant communities Status TTS NG IG AS Amphibia Anura Lithobates berlandieri X Pr Reptilia Crocodylia Crocodylus morelett X X Pr Sauria Sceloporus olivaceu X X X SE Plestiodon tetragra X X X SE Aspidoscelis scalar X X X X SE Serpentes Coluber schotti X SE Drymarchon melanuru X X SE Pantherophis emoryi X X SE Tantilla atriceps X A Thamnophis proximus X X A Crotalus atrox X Pr Testudines Chelonia mydas X P Lepidochelys kempii X SE Trachemys venusta X X SE Terrapene carolina X X Pr Kinosternons corpio X X Pr Gopherus berlandier X A
9]/L) en tortuga verde Chelonia mydas, juveniles, pero similares a las reportadas por Montilla y col.
Informe final proyecto anidacion de la tortuga verde Chelonia mydas, durante la temporada de anidacion 2006-2007.
Work, in 1998, analyzed the blood of Chelonia mydas specie, using sudan black B, periodic acid-schiff and toluidine blue, and cytochemistry reaction for acid phosphatase analysis and later identification of six types of leukocytes under electron microscope apparatus.
The participants in the tour will also visit Tortuguero in Costa Rica, where they will see chelonia mydas turtles come up from the ocean and lay eggs.
The green sea turtle, Chelonia mydas, possesses temperature-dependent sex determination (TSD) in which the incubation temperature of the egg (during the approximate middle third of incubation) determines the sex of the hatchling.
Although the Clayton suprapygal seems to be unquestionably Chelonia, there appear to be some differences in proportion between the fossil and the modern species Chelonia mydas (Table 1).
Gunther, 1865; Mydas viridis: Gray, 1870; Chelonia mydas mydas Mertens & Muller, 1928.
A technique for determining sex of immature Chelonia mydas using a radioimmunoassay.