Reproduction and migrations of the Ascension Island green turtle (Chelonia mydas)

@article{Mortimer1987ReproductionAM,
  title={Reproduction and migrations of the Ascension Island green turtle (Chelonia mydas)},
  author={Jeanne A. Mortimer and Archie Fairly Carr},
  journal={Copeia},
  year={1987},
  volume={1987},
  pages={103-113}
}
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