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Chelonia mydas


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lexID:
5071 
Scientific:
Chelonia mydas 
German:
Grüne Meeresschildkröte, Suppenschildkröte 
English:
green sea turtle 
Category:
Reptiles 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Reptilia (Class) > Testudines (Order) > Cheloniidae (Family) > Chelonia (Genus) > mydas (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
Myanmar, Haiti, Pakistan, Israel, Congo, Sudan, Costa Rica, West Sahara, Yemen, Venezuela, Namibia, Jamaica, Equatorial Guinea, São Tomé e Principé, Suriname, Uruguay, Mozambique, Zirkumsubtropisch, Cambodia, Sierra Leone, Madeira, Timor, French Guiana, Puerto Rico, the Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Morocco, Afrique du Sud, Algérie, Angola, Argentine, Australie, Azores, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermudes, Brésil, Canaries, Cercle tropical, Chile, Chine, Colombie, Comores, Egypte, Espagne, Fidji, groupe Pitcairn, Hawaii, Honduras, île Maurice, îles britanniques, îles Caïmans, îles Marschall, îles Salomon, Inde, Indonésie, Japon, Kenya, Kuba, La Réunion, Le Cap-Vert, littoraux européens, Madagascar, Malaisie, Maldives, Mer d'Adaman, Mer Rouge, Mexique (Nord-est du Pacifique), Nicaragua , Nouvelle Calédonie, Nouvelle Zélande, Oman, Palau, Panama, Papouasie Nouvelle Guinée, Philippines, Polynésie Française, Portugal, Republique dominicaine, Samoa, Sénégal, Seychelles, Singapour, Somalie, Sri Lanka, Tansanie, Thaïlande, Tonga, Vanuatu, Vietnam 
Sea depth:
1 - 200 Meter 
Size:
90 cm - 105 cm 
Weight:
1400 kg 
Temperature:
°C - 28°C 
Food:
Aquatic plant, Sea squirts, Sponges, Sea weed, Hydrozoa polyps, algues, arénicole, calamar, crabes, escargots, Invertébrés, le phytoplancton, méduse, moules, poissons (petits poissons), polypes coralliens, seiche, tourteaux 
Difficulty:
Que pour les grands aquariums 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Appendix I (trade generally prohibited)) 
Red List:
Endangered (EN) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-08-18 16:29:31 

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(Linnaeus, 1758)

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Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Tetrapoda (Superclass) > Reptilia (Class) > Testudines (Order) > Cryptodira (Suborder) > Cheloniidae (Family) > Chelonia (Genus) > Chelonia mydas (Species)

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