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Table 1 Biometry and geographic data of the four new records of stranded Kemp's ridley turtle in the Iberian Peninsula

From: Four new records of stranded Kemp’s ridley turtle Lepidochelys kempii in the NW Iberian Peninsula

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Date 11/02/2014 21/02/2014 05/03/2014 11/11/2014
Location Viñó Beach, Cangas do Morrazo, Spain Boca do Río, Carnota, Spain Tocha Beach, Cantanhede, Portugal Gala Beach, Figueira da Foz, Portugal
Status Alive (died on first day) Dead Alive (died on second day) Dead
TL (cm) 25.4 30.0 29.5 38.0
SCL (cm) 19.5 21.4 21.4 26.8
CCL (cm) 21.0 23.5 23.9 29.0
SCW (cm) 18.5 20.2 19.3 27.7
CCW (cm) 20.8 24.4 22.6 29.6
Weight (kg) 0.99 1.62 1.37 2.65
  1. TL total length, SCL straight carapace length, CCL curved carapace length, SCW straight carapace width, CCW curved carapace width