Influence of nest location and yolkless egges on the hatching success of leatherback turtle clutches in French Guiana

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Caut, Stephane; Guirlet, Elodie; Jouquet, Pascal; Girondot, Marc;
(2006)
  • Publisher: NRC Research Press
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1139/Z06-063
  • Subject: GHOST CRAB PREYS | TORTUE AQUATIQUE | DERMOCHELYS-CORIACEA | ANALYSE DE CORRESPONDANCE | [ SDE.BE ] Environmental Sciences/Biodiversity and Ecology | PREDATION | ECLOSION | SITE SELECTION | COSTA-RICA | CARETTA-CARETTA | GREEN TURTLE | OEUF | DEPENDENT SEX DETERMINATION | CHELONIA-MYDAS NESTS | TEMPERATURE | EMBRYONIC MORTALITY | [SDE.BE]Environmental Sciences/Biodiversity and Ecology | PONTE
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International audience; The hatching success of leatherback turtles, Dermochelys coriacea (Vandelli, 1761), is influenced by heterogeneously distributed ecological factors. However, the hatching success according to nest-site selection has rarely been studied and little... View more
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