Chelonia


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Chelonia

the order of reptiles containing the tortoise and turtles.

Chelonia

marine turtles; in the family Chelonidae.

Chelonia mydas
green turtle.
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Procedures to attach a satellite transmitter to the carapace of an adult green turtle, Chelonia mydas.
The two most endangered species are American crocodiles and sea turtles, which are classified as Vulnerable (Crocodylus acutus), Endangered (Caretta caretta, Chelonia mydas), or Critically Endangered (Eretmochelys imbricata and Dermochelys coriacea) by the IUCN (2015).
Estrategia reproductiva de la tortuga verde, Chelonia mydas, (Testudines, Cheloniidae) y su impacto en la estructura genetica de areas de anidacion del occidente del archipielago cubano.
Growth rates of immature green turtles, Chelonia mydas, on feeding grounds in the southern Bahamas.
This study increases to 57 the herpetofaunistic species for this municipality, with eight new records: Crocodylus moreletti, Tantilla atriceps, Chelonia mydas, Lepidochelys kempii, Kinosternon scorpioides, Trachemys venusta, Terrapene carolina and Gopherus berlandieri.
Las costas de Oaxaca, Mexico, son zonas de reproduccion de la tortuga golfina Lepidochelys olivacea, laud Dermochelys coriacea y en menor proporcion de prieta Chelonia agassizii.
Quetta, Sibi, Mastung, Mekran and Noshkii (Chagii), One species of Crocodile, two of Chelonia, 37 species of lizard and 35 specie of snakes belong to 3 orders 14 families of class Reptilia were recorded.
Microspectrophotometrie measurements of visual pigments in two species of turtle, Pseudemys scripta and Chelonia my das.
A tartaruga verde, Chelonia mydas, e a tartaruga de pente, Eretmochelys imbricata, sao consideradas em perigo de extincao e em perigo critico de extincao, respectivamente (IUCN, 2007).