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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEretmochelys imbricata (Linnaeus, 1766) 
AphiaID: 137207

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReptilia (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTestudines (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCryptodira (Suborder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCheloniidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEretmochelys (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEretmochelys Fitzinger, 1843
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorБисаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbisа  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkaretschildpad  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhawksbill turtle  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortortue imbriquéeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortortue caretUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcaret  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorechte Karettschildkröte  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortartaruga embricata Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortartaruga embricata  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbisa  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚεραμοχελώνα  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorżółw szylkretowy  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorбисса  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorprava kareta  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortortuga de careyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortortuga carey  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorşahin gagalı kaplumbağa  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorсправжня кареттаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКарета справжняUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorБіссаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorБіса  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrwban môr gwalchbig  [details]
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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEretmochelys imbricata bissa (Ruppell, 1835)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEretmochelys imbricata imbricata (Linnaeus, 1766)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunzi Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGazi Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMsambweni Reef [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBodo [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (54 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (187 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (265 nucleotides; 113 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Reptile Database 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution cosmopolitan warm water [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137207
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-06-30 06:57:17Z  changed  Uetz, Peter
  
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  Citation: Uetz, P. (2013). Eretmochelys imbricata (Linnaeus, 1766). In: Uetz, P. (ed.) (2013) The Reptile Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137207 on 2014-04-16
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