Growth of Chelonia mydas
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Main Ref. : 74665     Data Ref. :74562
Data Type : tagging/recapture 
Sex : unsexed 
L infinity (cm) : 117.4 CL 95% confidence limit:      
K (1/y) : 0.070   direct fitting of VBGF n: r2: 95% confidence limit:      
to (y) : -0.75 95% confidence limit:  
Winf. : 185.2 kg as given in Main Ref. or Ref. for growth   b used :3.000 Ø' : 2.98
C :  
M (1/y) :    M Ref. :    M doubtful? n: r2: 95% confidence limit:      
Lm (cm) :     Unsexed   Lm Ref. :  
Locality : Watamu
Country : Kenya
Environment: open waters 
Temp. :         Temp. Ref. :  
Comment : Linf measured as curved carapace length. Growth rates varies between 0.468 and 10.67 cm per yr, average growth 5.18 cm per yr from Ref. 74562 (Figure 5-7).
Entered by Dar, Christine on 03.21.08
Modified by Parducho, Vina Angelicaon 07.10.14
 
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