Skip to main content

Table 2 Characteristics of necropsied turtles

From: Mistaken identity? Visual similarities of marine debris to natural prey items of sea turtles

  All turtles necropsied Turtles with debris
Species   
 Green 88 16
 Hawksbill 24 2
 Flatback 1 1
 Loggerhead 2 0
Size class   
 Pelagic (CCL < 35 cm) 22 12
 Benthic (CCL > 35) 93 27