Density, population structure and activity pattern of Hydromedusa tectifera (Testudines-Chelidae) in a mountain stream of Córdoba province, Argentina

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  title={Density, population structure and activity pattern of Hydromedusa tectifera (Testudines-Chelidae) in a mountain stream of C{\'o}rdoba province, Argentina},
  author={Juli{\'a}n N. Lescano and Marcelo Fabi{\'a}n Bonino and Gerardo C. Leynaud},
  year={2008}
}
The Snake-necked Turtle ( Hydromedusa tectifera ) is mainly distributed in the northeastern provinces of Argentina; however, some isolated populations occur in central Cordoba. This is the first report on some ecological aspects of one of these populations. Population density and annual activity pattern were characterized at Toro Muerto Stream in the Sierras region of the Cordoba province, central Argentina. Turtles were hand-captured and sex and carapace length were determined for each… CONTINUE READING

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