Caretta REFERENCES: L - R
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Garcia, P. 2006.
Caretta caretta (Tortuga boba) en las Playas de Matalascanas y Castilla. Bol. Asoc. Herp. Espanola 16:28.

Garcia Cruz, M.A. 2002.
Aspectos biologicos y ecologicos de las poblaciones de tortugas marinas en la localidad de Chirimena, Estado Miranda, en la costa central de Venezuela. Lic. Biol. Thesis, Univ. Central de Venezuela, Caracas. 104 p.

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Gavilán, F.M., and G. N. Andreu. 1983.
Informe nacional sobre la actividad desarrollada por Cuba en el estudio y conservación de las tortugas marinas. Centro Invest. Pesq., Dept. Cría Exper., M.I.P.

Geldiay, R. 1981.
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Geldiay, R. 1984.
Türkiye'nin ege ve akdeniz Kiyilarinda ya_ayan deniz kaplumba_alarinin (Caretta c. caretta L. ve Chelonia m. mydas L.) populasyonlari ve Korunmasi ile ilgili ara_tirmalar. Do_a Bilim Dergisi, Ser. A2, 8(1):66-75.

Geldiay, R., T. Koray, and S. Balik. 1982.
Status of sea turtle populations (Caretta c. caretta and Chelonia m. mydas) in the northern Mediterranean Sea, Turkey. Pp. 425-434 In: K. Bjorndal (ed), Biology and Conservation of Sea Turtles, Smithsonian Inst. Press, Washington, D.C.

George, R.H. 1996.
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Georges, A. 1994.
The influence of fluctuating temperatures on hatchling sex ratios - a model and proposed test using Caretta caretta. Pp. 156-162 In: R. James (compiler), Proceedings of the Australian Marine Turtle Conservation Workshop, Queensland Dep. Environ. and Heritage and Aust. Nat. Conserv. Agency, Canberra.

Georges, A., C.J. Limpus, and C.J. Parmenter. 1993.
Natural history of the Chelonia. Pp. 120-128 In: C.J. Glasby, G.J.B. Ross, and P.L. Beesley (eds.), Fauna of Australia. Vol. 2A. Amphibia & Reptilia. Aust. Govt. Publ. Serv., Canberra.

Georges, A., C.J. Limpus, and R. Stoutjesdijk. 1994.
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Gerdsmeyer, B. 2001.
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Ghalib, S.A., and S.S.H. Zaidi. 1976. 
Observations on the survey and breeding of marine turtles of Karachi coast. Agric. Pakistan 27(1):87-96.

Giambiagi, D. 1922.
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Giardina, B., A. Galtieri, A. Lania, P. Ascenzi, A. Desideri, L. Cerroni and S.G. Condo. 1992.
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Gibbons, W., and S. Morreale. 1983.
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Gibbs, J.P., A.R. Breisch, P.K. Ducey, G. Johnson, J.L. Behler, and R.C. Bothner. 2007.
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Gil, R., P.V. Leon, and J.B. Woody. 1988.
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Gilhen, J. 1984.
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Gill, B.J. 1997.
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Gill, W. 1876. 
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Giannardi, G., G. Marzotto, R. Elia, P. Meschini, and C. Mancusi. 2003.
Removal techniques of fish-hook from the upper oesophagus in Caretta caretta. Pp. 136-137 In: D. Margaritoulis and A. Demetropoulos (eds.), Proceedings of the First Mediterranean Conference on Marine Turtles - Bern Convention - Bonn Convention (CMS), Nicosia, Cyprus. 270 p.

Giral, F. 1955.
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Giral, F., and M.L. Cascajares. 1948.
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Giral, F., and A. Marquez. 1948. 
Mexican turtle oils. III. Caretta caretta, Linn. Arch. Biochem. 16(2):187-189.

Girard, C.F. 1858.
Atlas herpetology. Prepared under the superintendence of S.F. Baird. United States exploring expedition during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842, under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N., Vol. 20, xviii + 492 p.

Gitschlag, G.R., B.A. Herczeg, and T.R. Barcak. 1997.
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Glaw, F., and M. Vences. 1992.
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Glazebrook, J.S. 1983.
Diseases of captive and wild sea turtles in northern Australia. PhD diss., James Cook Univ., Townsville, Qld., Australia.

Glazebrook, J.S., and R.S.F. Campbell. 1990.
A survey of the diseases of marine turtles in northern Australia. II. Oceanarium-reared and wild turtles. Dis. Aquat. Org. 9:97-104.

Glazebrook, J.S., R.S.F. Campbell, and A.T. Thomas. 1993.
Studies on an ulcerative stomatitis obstructive Rhinitis-Pneumonia disease complex in hatchling and juvenile sea turtles Chelonia mydas and Caretta caretta. Dis. Aquat. Org. 16:133-147.

Glen, F., A.C. Broderick, B.J. Godley, and G.C. Hays. 2005.
Patterns in the emergence of green (Chelonia mydas) and loggerhead (Caretta caretta) turtle hatchings from their nests. Mar. Biol. 146: 1039-1049.

Glen, F., B.J. Godley, A. Kelly, and A.C. Broderick. 1997.
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Glenn, J.L. 1996.
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Godfrey, M.H., and N. Mrosovsky. 2001.
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Godley, B.J. 1995.
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Godley, B.J. 1997.
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Godley, B.J., and A. Broderick. 1995.
Northern Cyprus is critical habitat for Mediterranean turtles. Mar. Turtle Newsl. 69:18-19.

Godley, B.J., and A. Broderick. 1995.
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Godley, B.J., and A. Broderick. 1996.
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Godley, B.J., A.C. Broderick, J.R. Downie, F. Glen, J.D. Houghton, I. Kirkwood, S. Reece, and G.C. Hays. 2001.
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Godley, B.J., A.C. Broderick, F. Glen, and G.C. Hays. 2003.
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Godley, B.J., A. Broderick., and S. Moraghan. 1999.
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Godley, B.J., A.C. Broderick and N. Mrosovsky. 2001.
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Godley, B.J., S.M. Smith, P.F. Clark, and J.D. Taylor. 1997.
Molluscan and crustacean items in the diet of the loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta (Linnaeus, 1758)[Testudines: Chelonidae] in the eastern Mediterranean. J. Moll. Stud. 63:474-476.

Godley, B.J., D.R. Thompson, and R.W. Furness. 1999.
Do heavy metal concentrations pose a threat to marine turtles from the Mediterranean Sea? Mar. Pollut. Bull. 38(6):497-502.

Godley, B.J., D.R. Thompson, S. Waldron, and R.W. Furness. 1998.
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Godley, B.J., A.C. Gücü, A.C. Broderick, R.W. Furness, and S.E. Solomon. 1998.
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Godley, B.J., M.J. Gaywood, R.J. Law, C.J. McCarthy, C. McKenzie, I.A.P. Patterson, R.S. Penrose, R.J. Reid, and H.M. Ross. 1998.
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Goff, M.D. 1996.
The magnetic compass of the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta, L.): Can surface waves establish magnetic directional preference? M.S. thesis, Florida Atlantic Univ., Boca Raton.

Goff, M.D., M. Salmon, and K.J. Lohmann. 1998.
Hatchling sea turtles use surface waves to establish a magnetic compass direction. Anim. Behav. 55:69-77.

Goldstein, J.L. 1996.
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Gomez, E.D., and G.H. Balazs. 1983. 
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Gomez de Segura, A., J. Tomas, S.N. Pedraza, E.A. Crespo, and J.A. Raga. 2003.
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Gómez de Segura, A., J. Tomás, S.N. Pedraza, E.A. Crespo, and J.A. Raga. 2006.
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Gorham, J.C., and M.J. Bresette. 1999.
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Gorham, J.C., and M.J. Bresette. 2000.
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Gramentz, D. 1988.
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