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1 10024 Vaughan, J. R. 2009. Evaluation of length distributions and growth variance to improve assessment of the loggerhead sea turtle, (Caretta caretta). M.S. Thesis, Oregon State Universit Corvallis, Oregon, USA. 71pp.
2 49 Alexander, J. 2000. Calcium requirement and growth in the hatchling loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta L.). M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 62pp.
3 6572 Alexander, J. 2002. Calcium requirement and growth in the hatchling loggerhead sea turtle Caretta caretta. Pages 74–76 in A. Mosier, A. Foley, and B. Brost, compilers. Proceedings of the 20th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-477.
4 296 Anonymous. 1979. First pen-reared turtle seen laying eggs. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Florida Conservation News 14(12):9.
5 671 Austin, E. S., editor. 1967. Frank M. Chapman in Florida: his journals & letters. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 228pp.
6 10046 Barrett, C. A. 2004. Endogenous programs and the development of sea finding orientation of loggerhead hatchlings (Caretta caretta). M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 28pp.
7 1016 Bjorndal, K. A., A. B. Bolten, B. Koike, B. A. Schroeder, D. J. Shaver, W. G. Teas, and W. N. Witzell. 2001. Somatic growth function for immature loggerhead sea turtles, Caretta caretta, in southeastern U.S. waters. Fishery Bulletin 99:240–246.
8 1019 Bjorndal, K. A., A. B. Meylan, and B. J. Turner. 1983. Sea turtles nesting at Melbourne Beach, Florida. I. Size, growth and reproductive biology. Biological Conservation 26:65–77.
9 9861 Bjorndal, K. A., B. A. Schroeder, A. M. Foley, B. E. Witherington, M. Bresette, D. Clark, R. M. Herren, M. D. Arendt, J. R. Schmid, A. B. Meylan, P. A. Meylan, J. A. Provancha, K. M. Hart, M. M. Lamont, R. R. Carthy, and A. B. Bolten. 2013. Temporal, spatial, and body size effects on growth rates of loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) in the Northwest Atlantic. Marine Biology 160:2711–2721.
10 9232 Bjorndal, K. A., K. J. Reich, and A. B. Bolten. 2010. Effect of repeated tissue sampling on growth rates of juvenile loggerhead turtles Caretta caretta. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 88:271–273.
11 1301 Caldwell, D. K., A. Carr, and T. R. Hellier, Jr. 1956. Natural history notes on the Atlantic loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta caretta. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 18:292–302.
12 7050 Carswell, L. P., and T. E. Lewis. 2003. Embryo and hatchling abnormalities in loggerhead sea turtles on St. Vincent Island, Florida. Pages 185–186 in J. A. Seminoff, compiler. Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-503.
13 1449 Carthy, R. R. 1994. Eggshell calcium utilization in developing loggerhead eggs. Pages 43–45 in B. A. Schroeder and B. E. Witherington, compilers. Proceedings of the 13th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-341.
14 1451 Carthy, R. R. 1996. The role of the eggshell and nest chamber in loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) egg incubation. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 121pp.
15 6579 Diller, A. P., M. Nicholas, W. A. Bennett, and T. Davis. 2002. Developmental energetics of the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) at Gulf Islands National Seashore. Page 72 (abstract) in A. Mosier, A. Foley, and B. Brost, compilers. Proceedings of the 20th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-477.
16 7733 Diller, A. P., W. A. Bennett, T. Davis, and M. A. Nicholas. 2005. Bioenergetics of development for loggerhead sea turtles at Gulf Islands National Seashore, Florida. Page 153 (abstract) in M. S. Coyne and R. D. Clark, compilers. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-528.
17 6651 Floyd, L., J. Wyneken, and M. Salmon. 2000. Allometric growth in hatchling sea turtles: a comparison between loggerheads and leatherbacks. Page 108 in H. Kalb and T. Wibbels, compilers. Proceedings of the 19th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Conservation and Biology. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-443.
18 2437 Foley, A. M. 1998. Some effects of incubation environment on the morphology and physiology of loggerhead hatchlings. Page 56 (abstract) in S. P. Epperly and J. Braun, compilers. Proceedings of the 17th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-415.
19 6643 Foley, A. M. 2000. The role of incubation environment on loggerhead hatchlings and a potential advantage of temperature-dependent sex determination. Page 16 (abstract) in H. Kalb and T. Wibbels, compilers. Proceedings of the 19th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Conservation and Biology. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-443.
20 2459 Foster, K. 1994. A growth curve for wild Florida Caretta caretta. Pages 221–224 in K. A. Bjorndal, A. B. Bolten, D. A. Johnson, and P. J. Eliazar, compilers. Proceedings of the 14th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-351.
21 7474 Frazer, N. B. 1995. Loggerhead sea turtle, Caretta caretta. Pages 1–23 in P. T. Plotkin, editor. National Marine Fisheries Service and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service status reviews for sea turtles listed under the Endangered Species Act of 1973. National Marine Fisheries Service, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA. 139pp.
22 2509 Frazer, N. B., and L. M. Ehrhart. 1985. Preliminary growth models for green, Chelonia mydas, and loggerhead, Caretta caretta, turtles in the wild. Copeia 1985:73–79.
23 2529 Fritts, T. H., and M. A. McGehee. 1981. Effects of petroleum on the development and survival of marine turtle embryos. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Office of Biological Services FWS/OBS-82/37. 41pp.
24 2724 Grassman, M. A., and D. W. Owens. 1982. Development and extinction of food preferences in the loggerhead sea turtle, Caretta caretta. Copeia 1982:965–969.
25 2941 Hays, G. C., and R. Marsh. 1997. Estimating the age of juvenile loggerhead sea turtles in the North Atlantic. Canadian Journal of Zoology 75:40–46.
26 2992 Henwood, T. A. 1987. Sea turtles of the southeastern United States, with emphasis on the life history and population dynamics of the loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta. Dissertation, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA. 181pp.
27 7737 Herren, T. M., M. J. Bresette, and D. A. Singewald. 2005. Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) growth rates from nearshore Atlantic waters. Pages 186–187 in M. S. Coyne and R. D. Clark, compilers. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-528.
28 3428 Kam, Y.-C. 1992. Environmental influences on the critical oxygen tension, water balance, metabolism, and growth of reptilian embryos (Alligator mississippiensis, Caretta caretta, Pseudemys nelsoni, Elaphe obsoleta quadrivittata, Sceloporus undulatus undulatus). Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 124pp.
29 8089 Kowalski, A. 2005. Specific dynamic action in hatchling and post-hatchling green (Chelonia mydas) and loggerhead (Caretta caretta ) sea turtles. M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 48pp.
30 3708 LeBuff, C. R., Jr. 1990. The loggerhead turtle in the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Caretta Research, Sanibel Island, Florida, USA. 216pp.
31 4066 McGehee, M. A. 1979. Factors affecting the hatching success of loggerhead sea turtle eggs (Caretta caretta caretta). M.S. Thesis, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA. 252pp.
32 4067 McGehee, M. A. 1990. Effects of moisture on eggs and hatchlings of loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta). Herpetologica 46:251–258.
33 4209 Mendonca, M. T. 1979. Growth rates of immature green (Chelonia mydas) and loggerhead (Caretta caretta) sea turtles in the wild. American Zoologist 19:953 (abstract).
34 4210 Mendonca, M. T. 1981. Comparative growth rates of wild immature Chelonia mydas and Caretta caretta in Florida. Journal of Herpetology 15:447–451.
35 9533 Mosier, A. 2009. Notes from the field: marine turtle research. FWC Fish and Wildlife Research Institute Field Notes No. 51:4.
36 4468 Mrosovsky, N., C. Lavin, and M. H. Godfrey. 1995. Thermal effects of condominiums on a turtle beach in Florida. Biological Conservation 74:151–156.
37 4828 Parker, G. H. 1929. The growth of the loggerhead turtle. American Naturalist 63:367–373.
38 5065 Rebel, T. P. 1974. Sea turtles and the turtle industry of the West Indies, Florida and the Gulf of Mexico. Revised edition. University of Miami Press., Coral Gables, Florida, USA. 250pp.
39 9731 Reich, K. J., K. A. Bjorndal, and A. B. Bolten. 2012. Effects of repeated tissue sampling on the growth of immature loggerhead turtles; a controlled study. Pages 100–101 (abstract) in L. Belskis, M. Frick, A. Panagopoulou, A. F. Rees, and K. Williams, compilers. Proceedings of the 29th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-630.
40 5318 Schmid, J. R. 1995. Marine turtle populations of the east-central coast of Florida: results of tagging studies of Cape Canaveral, Florida, 1986–1991. Fishery Bulletin 93:139–151.
41 5319 Schmid, J. R. 1998. Marine turtle populations on the west-central coast of Florida: results of tagging studies at the Cedar Key, Florida, 1986–1995. Fishery Bulletin 96:589–602.
42 6654 Smith, K. U., and R. S. Daniel. 1946. Observations on behavioral development in the loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta). Science 104:154–156.
43 8557 Snover, M. L., L. Avens, and A. A. Hohn. 2007. Back-calculating length from skeletal growth marks in loggerhead sea turtles Caretta caretta. Endangered Species Research 3:95–104.
44 7629 Stokes, L. 2003. A seasonal and latitudinal assessment of early growth rates in northern and southeastern loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta L.). M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 54pp.
45 8228 Stokes, L., J. Wyneken, L. B. Crowder, and J. Marsh. 2006. The influence of temporal and spatial origin on size and early growth rates in captive loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) in the United States. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 1:7–80.
46 8827 Stokes, L., K. Blair, J. Wyneken, J. Marsh, L. Crowder, and C. Baird. 2008. Seasonal and latitudinal assessment of early growth rates in northern and southeastern loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) from US beaches. Page 156 (abstract) in R. B. Mast, B. J. Hutchinson, and A. H. Hutchinson, compilers. Proceedings of the 24th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-567.
47 9769 Thorvalson, K. J., M. D. Arendt, and J. L. Byrd. 2012. Two cases of rehabilitated loggerhead (Caretta caretta) sea turtles surviving in the wild after release. Pages 190–191 (abstract) in T. T. Jones and B. P. Wallace, compilers. Proceedings of the 31st Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-631.
48 6216 Witham, R., and C. R. Futch. 1977. Early growth and oceanic survival on pen-reared sea turtles. Herpetologica 33:404–409.
49 6232 Witherington, B. E. 1994. Some 'Lost-Year' turtles found. Pages 194–197 in B. A. Schroeder and B. E. Witherington, compilers. Proceedings of the 13th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-341.
50 6905 Witzell, W. N., and J. R. Schmid. 2003. Multiple recaptures of a hybrid hawksbill-loggerhead turtle in the Ten Thousands Islands, southwest Florida. Herpetological Review 34:323–325.

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