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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelonia mydas agassizii (Bocourt, 1868) 
AphiaID: 223914

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 editorChelonia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelonia mydas (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelonia mydas (Linnaeus, 1758)
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelonia agassizii Bocourt, 1868
Source  basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelonia agassizii Bocourt, 1868) UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms, available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPacific green sea turtleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea turtle [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:223914
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-07 07:51:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-07-01 09:53:39Z  changed  Uetz, Peter
  
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  Citation: Uetz, P. (2014). Chelonia mydas agassizii. 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=223914 on 2014-07-24
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