Accession Number : ADA322813

Title :   Synopsis of the Biological Data on the Loggerhead Sea Turtle Caretta Caretta (Linnaeus 1758).

Descriptive Note : Biological rept.,

Corporate Author : FLORIDA COOPERATIVE FISH AND WILDLIFE RESEARCH UNIT GAINESVILLE

Personal Author(s) : Dodd, C. K., Jr

PDF Url : ADA322813

Report Date : MAY 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 119

Abstract : This synopsis compiles and reviews the available information on the identity, distribution, life history, populations, exploitation, protection, and management of the loggerhead sea turtle Varetta caretta (Linnaeus 1758) a species threatened by exploitation and the alteration and destruction of its habitat.

Descriptors :   *HABITATS, *ENDANGERED SPECIES, *TURTLES, BIOLOGY, POPULATION, HISTORY, LIFE(BIOLOGY).

Subject Categories : Biology
      Ecology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE