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Table 1 Devices attached to nesting females

From: The effect of biologging systems on reproduction, growth and survival of adult sea turtles

Device type Device weight (g; range) Green turtles (n = 51) Loggerhead turtles (n = 50) References
PTT 275–750 26 25 [24, 46, 70, 89,90,91]
i-gotU® data loggers 37 24 33 [92]
GLS 48 20 13 [93]
TDR 16–200 16 5 [72, 73, 94,95,96]
PTT & GLS 162–275 4 a 2 b [93]
GLS & Camera 700 2 0 [97]
Total na 92 78 na
  1. This table includes females that had devices attached in multiple years as well as within the same breeding season. PTT platform terminal transmitter, GLS global location sensing, TDR time depth recorder, na not applicable
  2. aFemale was fitted with one PTT and 3 GLS during the nesting season and returned to foraging grounds with both devices attached
  3. bFemale returned to foraging grounds with both devices attached