What is the population of the hawksbill sea turtle?


Hawksbill Sea Turtle. (Eretmochelys imbricata) Population Estimate* 22,900 nesting females. Common Name: Hawksbill - named for its narrow head and hawk-like beak. Scientific Name: Eretmochelys imbricata. Description: The hawksbill is one of the
1 Additional Answer
Ask.com Answer for: Population of Hawksbill Sea Turtles
Hawksbill Sea Turtle
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Reptilia Order: Testudines Family: Cheloniidae Genus: Eretmochelys Species: Eretmochelys imbricata
This critically endangered marine turtle has been exploited for thousands of years as the sole source of commercial tortoiseshell. The beautiful carapace is generally streaked and marbled with amber... More »
Q&A Related to "What is the population of the hawksbill sea..."
1. Consider the general body plan common to all sea turtles. The body is generally flattened with a protective carapace and flipper-like arms used for swimming. 2. Distinguish the
what eats a hawksbill sea turtel
The decline of this species is primarily due to human exploitation for
Explore this Topic
Hawksbill turtle is a sea turtle belonging to the family of Cheloniidae. It has both Atlantic and Pacific subspecies. Hawksbill turtle is endangered due to poaching ...
The hawksbill sea turtle is a critically endangered sea turtle belonging to the family Cheloniidae. It is the only extant species in its genus. To identify it ...
green sea turtles , leatherback sea turtle , loggerhead sea turtle, hawksbill sea turtle , kemps ridly sea turtle , and the olive ridly sea turtle. ...
About -  Privacy -  AskEraser  -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback © 2014 Ask.com