WoRMS taxon details

Lepidochelys kempii (Garman, 1880)

137208  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137208)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Distribution Scotian Shelf to the Gulf of Maine and to Cape Hatteras through Florida  
Distribution Scotian Shelf to the Gulf of Maine and to Cape Hatteras through Florida [details]
Uetz, P. (ed.) (2018). The Reptile Database. Lepidochelys kempii (Garman, 1880). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137208 on 2018-11-16
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2009-06-30 06:57:17Z
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basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source O'Boyle, R. 2001. Meeting on turtle by-catch in Canadian Atlantic fisheries, Hayes Boardroom, BIO, 20 March 2001. Canadian Stock Assessment Secretariat 2001/17. 31 p.  [details]   

additional source Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Zug, G. R. 2009. Reptiles (Vertebrata: Reptilia) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1317–1320 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Scotian Shelf to the Gulf of Maine and to Cape Hatteras through Florida [details]

Habitat in warm water [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish Kemps ridley  [details]
Dutch Kemp's zeeschildpadKemps schildpad  [details]
English Kemp's ridley turtleKemp's ridley sea turtleKemp's ridleyKemp's ridely  [details]
French tortue de Kemp  [details]
German Kemps Schildkröte  [details]
Italian tartaruga di Kemptartaruga bastarda  [details]
Lithuanian atlanto ridlėjaatlantinė ridlėja  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Θαλασσοχελώνa του Kemp  [details]
Russian морская черепаха кемпа  [details]
Slovenian atlantska morska želva  [details]
Spanish tortuga golfina  [details]
Turkish orta Amerika nehir kaplumbağası  [details]
Ukrainian Черепаха атлантична РидлеяАтлантична черепаха Рідлі  [details]
Welsh crwban môr pendew Kemp  [details]