Time depth recorders were used to assess the patterns of depth utilisation by 2 loggerhead turtles Caretta caretta in Cyprus, eastern Mediterranean. Dives to the seabed accounted for 59 % (171 h) and 75 % (215 h) of the internesting interval, respectively, with most dives being shallow (
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||MARINE ECOLOGY-PROGRESS SERIES|
|Publication status||Published - 13 Feb 2002|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Aquatic Science
Houghton, J., Broderick, A. C., Godley, B. J., Metcalfe, J. D., & Hays, G. C. (2002). Diving behaviour during the internesting interval for loggerhead turtles Caretta caretta nesting in Cyprus. MARINE ECOLOGY-PROGRESS SERIES, 227, 63-70.