The magnetic map of hatchling loggerhead sea turtles

@article{Lohmann2012TheMM,
  title={The magnetic map of hatchling loggerhead sea turtles},
  author={Kenneth J. Lohmann and Nathan F. Putman and Catherine M. F. Lohmann},
  journal={Current Opinion in Neurobiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={22},
  pages={336-342}
}

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