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Name - Chelonia mydas Linnaeus 1758

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Reported Taxonomic Hierarchies

Animalia (Kingdom)
Chordata (Phylum)
Vertebrata (Subphylum)
Reptilia (Class)
Anapsida (Subclass)
Testudines (Order)
Cryptodira (Suborder)
Cheloniidae (Family)


Recent Publications

  • Remains of sea turtles from the Oligocene deposits of Apsheron and northern Ustyurt.
  • Chelonia agassizii - valid or not.
  • Morphological Variation in Chelonia mydas (Linnaeus, 1758) from the Coastal Waters of Japan, with Special Reference to the Turtles Allied to Chelonia mydas agassizii Bocourt, 1868.

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