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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaretta caretta gigas (Deraniyagala, 1939) 
AphiaID: 223913

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 editorCaretta (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaretta caretta (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaretta caretta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Source Not documented
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPacific loggerhead turtle  [details]
Distribution 
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (15 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:223913
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-07 07:51:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-07-01 09:53:39Z  checked  Uetz, Peter
  
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  Citation: Uetz, P. (2014). Caretta caretta gigas. 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=223913 on 2014-09-20
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