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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:
West Sahara, French Guiana, Mozambique, Sudan, Israel, Pakistan, Zirkumsubtropisch, Haiti, Namibia, Equatorial Guinea, Puerto Rico, Timor, Sierra Leone, Congo, Yemen, Myanmar, Uruguay, Costa Rica, Suriname, Morocco, São Tomé e Principé, Jamaica, Venezuela, Madeira, Cambodia, the Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), 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:
Sea squirts, Aquatic plant, Hydrozoa polyps, Sponges, Sea weed, 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:
2013-01-26 23:35:07 

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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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