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1 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.
2 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.
3 6624 Alexander, J., and J. Wyneken. 2001. Calcium requirements and calcium acquisition in rapidly-growing young loggerhead sea turtles. FASEB Journal 15:A962 (abstract).
4 9895 Anderson, E. T., V. L. Socha, J. Gardner, L. Byrd, and C. A. Manire. 2013. Tissue enzyme activities in the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 44:62–69.
5 1075 Bolten, A. B., E. R. Jacobson, and K. A. Bjorndal. 1992. Effects of anticoagulant and autoanalyzer on blood biochemical parameters of loggerhead sea turtles, Caretta caretta. American Journal of Veterinary Research 53:2224–2227.
6 1071 Bolten, A. B., K. A. Bjorndal, P. J. Eliazar, and L. F. Gregory. 1994. Seasonal abundance, size distribution, and blood biochemical values of loggerheads (Caretta caretta) in Port Canaveral Ship Channel, Florida. In U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-353.
7 8088 Botterill, B. L. 2005. Sex determination of loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) via hormonal analysis by high performance liquid chromatography. M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. ?pp.
8 1084 Bouchard, S. S. 1998. Nutrient and energy transport from marine to terrestrial ecosystems by loggerhead sea turtles, Caretta caretta, at Melbourne Beach, Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 60pp.
9 1086 Bouchard, S. S., and K. A. Bjorndal. 2000. Sea turtles as biological transporters of nutrients and energy from marine to terrestrial ecosystems. Ecology 81:2305–2313.
10 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.
11 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.
12 8742 Ceriani, S. A., and J. Wyneken. 2008. Comparative morphology and sex identification of the reproductive system in formalin-preserved sea turtle specimens. Zoology 111:179–187.
13 1650 Crain, D. A. 1994. Insulin-like growth factor-I in the plasma of two chelonians, Caretta caretta and Trachemys scripta elegans. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 82pp.
14 1653 Crain, D. A., A. B. Bolten, K. A. Bjorndal, L. J. Guillette, Jr., and T. S. Gross. 1995. Size-dependent, sex-dependent, and seasonal changes in insulin-like growth factor I in the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta). General and Comparative Endocrinology 98:219–226.
15 1654 Crain, D. A., T. S. Gross, A. B. Bolten, K. A. Bjorndal, R. Carthy, and L. Guillette, Jr. 1994. Development of a non-invasive sexing technique for hatchling loggerhead turtles (Caretta caretta). Page 30 (abstract) 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.
16 1799 Dial, B. E. 1987. Energetics and performance during nest emergence and the hatchling frenzy in loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta). Herpetologica 43:307–315.
17 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.
18 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.
19 2108 Dunbar-Cooper, A., and P. L. Lutz. 1983. Changes in the blood chemistry of loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) trawled from the Cape Canaveral Ship Channel. Abstract in Proceedings of the 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 19–24 June 1983, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
20 8692 Eisenhawer, E., C. H. Courtney, R. E. Raskin, and E. Jacobson. 2008. Relationship between separation time of plasma from heparinized whole blood on plasma biochemical analytes of loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 39:208–215.
21 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.
22 6829 Frutchey, K. P. 2003. Plasma levels of vitamins, (retinol and α-tocopherol), necessary for reproduction in nesting marine turtles from the Archie Carr NWR. Abstract in Joint Meeting of the 19th Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, 83rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 51st Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, and the 46th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles; 26 June–1 July 2003, The Tropical Hotel Conference Center, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil.
23 7465 Frutchey, K. P. 2004. Plasma levels of vitamins A and E in marine turtles (Chelonia mydas and Caretta caretta). M.S. Thesis, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA. 67pp.
24 8809 Frutchey, K. P., E. S. Dierenfeld, and L. M. Ehrhart. 2008. Fat soluble vitamins A and E as possible limiting nutrients for reproduction in Caretta caretta and Chelonia mydas nesting in the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge. Pages 25–26 (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.
25 8342 Frutchey, K. P., E. S. Dierenfeld, L. M. Ehrhart, and P. C. H. Pritchard. 2006. Plasma levels of two vitamins, (retinol and tocopherol), essential for immune system function in juvenile marine turtles from Florida. Page 252 (abstract) in N. J. Pilcher, compiler. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-536.
26 7049 Frutchey, K. P., L. M. Ehrhart, and P. C. H. Pritchard. 2003. Eversion and detachment of the oviduct in nesting loggerhead turtles (Caretta caretta). Page 184 (abstract) 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.
27 7711 Gicking, J. C., A. M. Foley, K. E. Harr, R. E. Raskin, and E.R. Jacobson. 2004. Plasma protein electrophoresis of the Atlantic loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta). Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery 14:13–18.
28 10059 Gocke, J. P. 2003. Visual spectral sensitivity of loggerhead (Caretta caretta L.) and leatherback (Dermochelys coriacea L.) hatchlings: a comparative study. M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 36pp.
29 2737 Gregory, L. F. 1994. Acute captivity stress in the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta). Page 49 (abstract) 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.
30 2738 Gregory, L. F. 1994. Capture stress in the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta). M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 59pp.
31 2739 Gregory, L. F. 1994. Effects of acute captivity stress on plasma corticosterone concentrations in wild loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta). Page 30 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League and the 37th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 28 July–1 August 1994, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA.
32 7914 Gregory, L. F., T. S. Gross, A. B. Bolten, K. A. Bjorndal, and L. J. Guillette, Jr. 1996. Plasma corticosterone concentrations associated with acute captivity stress in wild loggerhead sea turtles ( Caretta caretta ). General and Comparative Endocrinology 104:312–320.
33 2766 Gross, T. S., D. A. Crain, K. A. Bjorndal, A. B. Bolten, and R. R. Carthy. 1995. Identification of sex in hatchling loggerhead turtles (Caretta caretta) by analysis of steroid concentrations in chorioallantoic/amniotic fluid. General and Comparative Endocrinology 99:204–210.
34 2781 Guillette, L. J., Jr., K. A. Bjorndal, A. B. Bolten, T. S. Gross, B. D. Palmer, B. E. Witherington, and J. M. Matter. 1991. Plasma estradiol-17B, progesterone, prostaglandin F, and prostaglandin E2 concentrations during natural oviposition in the loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta). Journal of Comparative Endocrinology 82:121–130.
35 2854 Hanson, J., and T. Wibbels. 1998. Testosterone levels in hatchling loggerheads. Pages 197–199 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.
36 7879 Jacobson, E., R. Gronwall, L. Maxwell, K. Merrit, and Garman. 2005. Plasma concentrations of enrofloxacin after single-dose oral administration in loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 36:628–634.
37 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.
38 3431 Kamezaki, N., and M. Matsui. 1997. Morphological comparisons in skulls of loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta, among three localities of Australia, Florida and Japan. Zoological Science (Tokyo) 14(Supplement):45 (abstract).
39 7916 Keller, J. M., P. D. McClellan-Green, A. M. Lee, M. D. Arendt, P. P. Maier, A. L. Segars, J. D. Whitaker, D. E. Keil, and M. M. Peden-Adams. 2005. Mitogen-induced lymphocyte proliferation in loggerhead sea turtles: comparison of methods and effects of gender, plasma testosterone concentration, and body condition on immunity. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology 103:269–281.
40 7911 Keller, J. M., P. D. McClellan-Green, J. R. Kucklick, D. E. Keil, and M. M. Peden-Adams. 2006. Effects of organochlorine contaminants on loggerhead sea turtle immunity: comparison of a correlative field study and in vitro exposure experiments. Environmental Health Perspectives 114:70–76.
41 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.
42 3708 LeBuff, C. R., Jr. 1990. The loggerhead turtle in the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Caretta Research, Sanibel Island, Florida, USA. 216pp.
43 6762 Luepschen, L. K. 1987. Seasonal variation in serum testosterone of immature sea turtles in Central Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA. 64pp.
44 3870 Luepschen, L. K., and L. M. Ehrhart. 1987. Seasonal variation in serum testosterone of immature sea turtles in central Florida. American Zoologist 27(4):17A (abstract).
45 3880 Lutcavage, M. E. 1987. Gas exchange, pulmonary mechanics and diving in the loggerhead sea turtle, Caretta caretta. Dissertation, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, USA. 132pp.
46 3881 Lutz, P. L., and A. Dunbar-Cooper. 1979. Physiological studies on loggerhead sea turtles caught on shrimp trawl surveys in Cape Canaveral ship channel, Florida, December 1978 to April 1979. Final Report to National Marine Fisheries Service Contract FSE 43-9-12-140. Division of Biology and Living Resources, University of Miami, and Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Miami, Florida, USA. 21pp.
47 3884 Lutz, P. L., and A. Dunbar-Cooper. 1987. Variations in the blood chemistry of the loggerhead sea turtle, Caretta caretta. Fishery Bulletin 85:37–44.
48 7436 McGarrity, M. E., and S. L. Milton. 2005. Stress protein expression in green turtle fibropapillomatosis: evaluating health and stress levels in marine turtles. Abstract in Joint Meeting of the 21st Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, 85th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 63rd Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, and the 48th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles; 6–11 July 2005, Tampa, Florida, USA.
49 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.
50 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).
51 4210 Mendonca, M. T. 1981. Comparative growth rates of wild immature Chelonia mydas and Caretta caretta in Florida. Journal of Herpetology 15:447–451.
52 4323 Milton, S. L. 1994. The physiology of hypoxia and anoxia tolerance in three species of turtle: the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta), green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas), and freshwater Trachemys scripta. Dissertation, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, USA. 209pp.
53 9781 Mota, M. J. 2012. Beach restoration and its effect on loggerhead sea turtle hatchling finess in Florida. Page 263 (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.
54 4696 Nilsson, G. E., and P. L. Lutz. 1990. Hibernation and anoxic survival in the sea turtle. Pages 89–90 in T. H. Richardson, J. I. Richardson, and M. Donnelly, compilers. Proceedings of the 10th Annual Workshop on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFC-278.
55 4828 Parker, G. H. 1929. The growth of the loggerhead turtle. American Naturalist 63:367–373.
56 8338 Plog, L. B., J. F. Weishampel, J. D. Roth, and L. M. Ehrhart. 2006. Sea turtle nesting nutrient inputs to dune vegetation: a stable isotope analysis. Pages 156–158 in N. J. Pilcher, compiler. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-536.
57 5050 Radhakrishna, G., C. C. Q. Chin, F. Wold, and P. J. Weldon. 1989. Glycoproteins in Rathke's gland secretions of loggerhead (Caretta caretta) and Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempi) sea turtles. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 94B:375–378.
58 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.
59 5066 Redfearn, E. C. 2000. A comparative approach to understanding sea turtle hatchling metabolism during emergence. M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 105pp.
60 6574 Redfearn, E., and J. Wyneken. 2002. A comparative approach to understanding sea turtle hatchling metabolism during emergence. Pages 101–103 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.
61 10019 Reich, K. J. 2009. Sea turtle life history patterns revealed through stable isotope analyses. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 91pp.
62 5212 Rostal, D. C., J. A. Williams, and P. J. Weldon. 1991. Rathke's gland secretion by loggerhead (Caretta caretta) and Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempi) sea turtles. Copeia 1991:1129–1132.
63 5390 Seaborn, G. T., and M. K. Moore. 1994. Unscrambling eggs: a biochemical method of species identification to aid in the prosecution of marine turtle egg poachers. Page 162 (abstract) 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.
64 7755 Segars, A., D. Whitaker, M. Arendt, S. Murphy, and B. Stender. 2005. Analyses of blood chemistry in loggerheads and Kemp's ridley turtles during Year 1 of SCDNR index study off SE USA. Pages 318–319 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.
65 10001 Smelker, K., L Smith, and R. Valverde. 2013. Plasma concentration of vitellogenin in the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta): from the nesting beach to in water studies. Pages 30–31 (abstract) in T. Tucker, L. Belskis, A. Panagopoulou, A. Rees, M. Frick, K. Williams, R. LeRoux, and K. Stewart, compilers. Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-645.
66 10064 Smith, L. E. 2010. Fasting physiology of the loggerhead sea turtle, Caretta Caretta, throughout the pre-nesting and nesting seasons. Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, Louisiana, USA. 55pp.
67 7976 Thorson, T. B. 1968. Body fluid partitioning in Reptilia. Copeia 1968:592-601.
68 6085 Weldon, P. J., and M. J. Tanner. 1990. Lipids in the Rathke's gland secretions of hatchling loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta). Copeia 1990:575–578.
69 6118 Wibbels, J., and R. LeBoeuf. 1998. Status of the development of a Mullerian inhibiting hormone sexing technique for hatchling sea turtles. Pages 297–300 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.
70 6119 Wibbels, T., D. S. MacKenzie, D. W. Owens, M. S. Amoss, and C. J. Limpus. 1986. Aspects of thyroid physiology in loggerhead sea turtles, Caretta caretta. American Zoologist 26:106A (abstract).
71 6121 Wibbels, T., D. W. Owens, and M. S. Amoss. 1987. Seasonal changes in the serum testosterone titers of loggerhead sea turtles captured along the Atlantic coast of the USA. Pages 59–64 in W. N. Witzell, editor. Ecology of East Florida sea turtles. Proceedings of the Cape Canaveral, Florida, sea turtle workshop, 26–27 February 1985, Miami, Florida, USA. NOAA Technical Report NMFS No. 53.
72 10027 Williams, S. 2012. Quantifying the energetic cost of disorientation in loggerhead (Caretta caretta) and green (Chelonia mydas) sea turtle hatchlings. M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 36pp.
73 6216 Witham, R., and C. R. Futch. 1977. Early growth and oceanic survival on pen-reared sea turtles. Herpetologica 33:404–409.
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