Ecological Archives E094-237-A2

Hideo Hatase, Kazuyoshi Omuta, Katsumi Tsukamoto. 2013. A mechanism that maintains alternative life histories in a loggerhead sea turtle population. Ecology 94:2583–2594. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/12-1588.1

Appendix B (Table B1). Life history parameters of adult female loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) recruits whose eggs were sampled in 2008 at Yakushima Island, Japan. Data on straight carapace lengths and stable isotope ratios are from Hatase et al. (2010).

Tag number

Straight carapace length (mm)

δ13C (‰)

δ15N (‰)

Foraging habitat

Mean clutch size

Mean emergence success (%)

61887

775

-20.02

9.24

oceanic

 

 

61884

758

-20.52

9.91

oceanic

118.5

57.9

61566

774

-19.38

9.92

oceanic

79.0

43.0

65053

748

-19.96

10.02

oceanic

 

 

61858

760

-19.69

10.10

oceanic

 

 

61281

817

-20.03

10.20

oceanic

116.0

69.0

61670

779

-19.73

10.21

oceanic

 

 

61916

800

-19.76

10.22

oceanic

 

 

61657

739

-19.84

10.24

oceanic

 

 

61682

813

-19.46

10.37

oceanic

 

 

61690

775

-19.93

10.47

oceanic

89.5

76.6

61696

800

-19.71

10.51

oceanic

95.0

80.0

61624

839

-19.68

10.53

oceanic

 

 

61743

768

-19.47

10.56

oceanic

 

 

61717

784

-19.56

10.58

oceanic

 

 

61661

812

-19.79

10.64

oceanic

 

 

61999

742

-19.12

10.65

oceanic

 

 

61600

794

-19.66

10.80

oceanic

 

 

61023

812

-19.41

10.91

oceanic

 

 

61618

794

-19.26

11.15

oceanic

113.0

54.9

61907

747

-19.33

11.24

oceanic

 

 

61874

746

-18.80

11.62

oceanic

104.0

72.1

61882

764

-19.10

11.65

oceanic

 

 

61544

803

-18.55

11.70

oceanic

 

 

61932

775

-18.57

11.77

oceanic

 

 

61565

872

-19.28

11.82

oceanic

 

 

61681

780

-18.60

11.90

oceanic

 

 

61485

759

-17.47

12.74

neritic

107.0

54.2

61260

853

-17.51

13.22

neritic

 

 

61567

 

-17.51

13.23

neritic

 

 

61540

789

-18.02

13.24

neritic

 

 

61412

791

-18.46

13.32

neritic

 

 

65035

770

-17.38

13.35

neritic

111.0

72.1

61583

902

-17.13

13.36

neritic

105.0

49.5

61569

799

-17.87

13.37

neritic

98.0

51.0

61416

 

-17.74

13.43

neritic

 

 

61441

900

-17.61

13.43

neritic

 

 

61642

795

-17.44

13.45

neritic

64.0

46.9

61336

925

-17.37

13.46

neritic

 

 

61341

821

-17.58

13.47

neritic

136.0

83.8

61439

807

-17.40

13.48

neritic

 

 

61619

729

-17.68

13.56

neritic

 

 

61468

 

-17.59

13.56

neritic

 

 

61536

860

-18.03

13.56

neritic

 

 

61646

840

-17.19

13.60

neritic

 

 

61400

873

-17.58

13.61

neritic

 

 

61634

812

-17.38

13.67

neritic

84.0

82.1

61597

821

-16.92

13.68

neritic

135.0

70.4

61551

849

-17.44

13.68

neritic

164.0

37.2

61548

815

-17.51

13.71

neritic

92.0

72.8

61935

817

-17.11

13.73

neritic

 

 

61332

884

-17.45

13.80

neritic

 

 

61557

883

-17.45

13.83

neritic

 

 

65130

803

-17.06

13.87

neritic

 

 

61611

853

-16.85

13.89

neritic

91.0

86.8

61543

801

-17.48

13.89

neritic

85.5

70.5

61685

844

-17.42

13.90

neritic

117.0

71.8

61327

902

-17.30

13.90

neritic

118.8

54.1

61714

836

-17.36

13.94

neritic

 

 

61591

851

-17.58

13.96

neritic

 

 

61604

802

-17.67

13.97

neritic

 

 

61442

845

-17.19

13.97

neritic

 

 

61554

878

-17.54

13.97

neritic

131.0

77.1

61721

789

-17.05

13.99

neritic

100.0

70.0

61589

 

-17.09

14.06

neritic

 

 

61507

865

-17.59

14.06

neritic

71.0

56.3

61299

838

-17.32

14.08

neritic

 

 

61492

862

-17.00

14.08

neritic

108.0

81.5

61471

857

-17.23

14.09

neritic

 

 

61547

846

-16.75

14.09

neritic

 

 

61713

 

-17.29

14.11

neritic

138.0

60.1

61805

757

-17.17

14.12

neritic

 

 

61495

902

-17.13

14.13

neritic

113.0

85.8

61464

768

-17.10

14.16

neritic

91.0

82.4

61418

865

-16.93

14.17

neritic

 

 

61461

843

-16.86

14.19

neritic

 

 

61330

813

-17.52

14.21

neritic

123.0

85.4

61659

848

-16.76

14.23

neritic

 

 

61620

828

-16.99

14.30

neritic

 

 

61702

829

-16.96

14.32

neritic

103.0

69.9

61715

 

-16.94

14.33

neritic

 

 

61704

826

-17.28

14.38

neritic

 

 

61709

856

-17.06

14.40

neritic

 

 

61605

807

-16.39

14.47

neritic

109.5

50.7

61556

825

-16.84

14.48

neritic

 

 

61665

865

-16.77

14.48

neritic

 

 

61497

840

-16.76

14.60

neritic

97.0

60.8

61718

811

-16.68

14.61

neritic

 

 

61650

873

-17.48

14.67

neritic

116.0

57.4

61574

 

-16.83

14.70

neritic

103.0

23.3

61363

865

-16.59

14.71

neritic

90.0

26.7

61241

875

-16.36

14.80

neritic

 

 

61214

843

-16.22

14.91

neritic

119.0

63.9

61570

879

-15.66

15.21

neritic

 

 

61683

871

-15.54

15.23

neritic

117.0

30.7

61512

874

-16.51

15.32

neritic

141.0

73.0

61542

881

-16.01

15.33

neritic

129.0

51.9

61283

895

-15.95

15.46

neritic

 

 

61406

903

-16.50

15.50

neritic

 

 

61259

 

-16.40

15.55

neritic

 

 

61613

815

-16.12

15.80

neritic

 

 

61478

870

-16.39

18.09

neritic

 

 

Literature cited

Hatase, H., K. Omuta, and K. Tsukamoto. 2010. Oceanic residents, neritic migrants: a possible mechanism underlying foraging dichotomy in adult female loggerhead turtles (Caretta caretta). Marine Biology 157:1337–1342.


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