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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermochelys coriacea (Vandelli, 1761) 
AphiaID: 137209

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 editorDermochelyidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDermochelys (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermochelys coriacea (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDermochelys Blainville, 1816
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 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbreshka e detit lëkurore  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКожеста костенуркаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkozhestа kostenurkа  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlæderskildpadde  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlederschildpad  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorleathery turtleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorleatherback turtleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorleatherback sea turtleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorleatherback  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortortue luth  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLederschildkröte  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorצב גלדי  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortartaruga liuto  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkietaodis vėžlys  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΔερματοχελώνα  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavlærskilpadde  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavlærskilpadde  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavlêrskilpadde  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorżółw skórzasty  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorкожистая черепаха  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorusnjača  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortortuga laúdUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortortuga laud  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavslädersköldpadda  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorderi sırtlı kaplumbağaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorderi sirtli kaplumbagaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorderi sırtlı deniz kaplumbağası  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorШкіряста черепахаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧерепаха шкіряста  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrwban môr cefn-lledr  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermochelys coriacea schlegelii (Garman, 1884)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMiddelkerke [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
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 editorGazi Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [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 editorGulf of Maine [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]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian 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 (19 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (323 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (232 nucleotides; 127 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
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution cosmopolitan warm water [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Found in all oceans except the Antarctic, is a regular summer visitor to waters around Cape Cod, the Gulf of Maine, and Nova Scotia. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137209
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. (2014). Dermochelys coriacea (Vandelli, 1761). In: Uetz, P. (ed.) (2014) The Reptile Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137209 on 2014-12-29
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