WoRMS taxon details

Cheloniidae Oppel, 1811

136999  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136999)

accepted
Family
marine
Description Shell, head and flippers covered with horny lamellae (scutes); horny beak never W-shaped when viewed from the front;...  
Description Shell, head and flippers covered with horny lamellae (scutes); horny beak never W-shaped when viewed from the front; flippers with one or two claws <134> [details]
Uetz, P. (ed.) (2018). The Reptile Database. Cheloniidae Oppel, 1811. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136999 on 2018-05-21
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-03-29 08:12:19Z
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2005-12-27 19:49:34Z
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2017-03-22 13:48:24Z
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basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Fischer, W.; Bianchi, G.; Scott, W.B. (1981). FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes: Eastern Central Atlantic fishing area 34, 47 (in part): 6. Shrimps and prawns, true crabs, Stomatopoda, bivalves, Gastropoda, Cephalopoda, sea turtles. FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes, 6. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Canada: Ottawa, Canada. pag.var pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From other sources
Description Shell, head and flippers covered with horny lamellae (scutes); horny beak never W-shaped when viewed from the front; flippers with one or two claws <134> [details]

Spelling Spelled 'Cheloniidae' in Richmond, 1997 [details]
 



LanguageName 
English sea turtles  [details]
German Meeresschildkröten  [details]
Italian chelonidi  [details]
Japanese ウミガメ  [details]
Lithuanian jūriniai vėžliai  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Χελωνίδες  [details]
Norwegian havskilpaddefamilien  [details]
Polish żółwie morskie  [details]
Russian морские черепахи  [details]
Slovenian morske želve  [details]
Turkish kaplumbağalar  [details]
Ukrainian Черепахи морськіМорські черепахи  [details]