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Eretmochelys imbricata


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lexID:
5300 
Scientific:
Eretmochelys imbricata 
German:
Echte Karettschildkröte 
English:
Hawksbill turtle 
Category:
Reptiles 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Reptilia (Class) > Testudines (Order) > Cheloniidae (Family) > Eretmochelys (Genus) > imbricata (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1766 
Occurrence:
Venezuela, Northern Mariana Islands, Cambodia, Yemen, Kiribati, Brunei Darussalam, French Guiana, Namibia, the Netherlands Antilles, Jamaica, West Sahara, Congo, Costa Rica, São Tomé e Principé, Gambia, Sudan, Mozambique, Haiti, Tokelau, Iran, Barbados, the Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), El Salvador, Puerto Rico, Kuwait, Djibouti, Suriname, Myanmar, Uruguay, Israel, Wake Atoll, Sierra Leone, Guatemala, Timor, Afrique du Sud, Algérie, Angola, Arabie-saudite, Atlantique nord, Atlantique Ouest, Australie, Azores, Bahamas, Bahreïn, Bangladesh, Belize, Brésil, Canaries, Caraïbes, Chine, Colombie, Comores, Egypte, Equador, Espagne, Fidji, Galapagos, golfe du Mexique, groupe Pitcairn, Hawaii, Honduras, île de Guam, île Maurice, îles britanniques, îles Marschall, îles Salomon, Inde, Indonésie, Japon, Kenya, La Réunion, Le Cap-Vert, littoraux européens, Madagascar, Malaisie, Maldives, Méditerranée, Mer d'Adaman, Mer Rouge, Mexique (Nord-est du Pacifique), Nauru, Nicaragua , Nouvelle Calédonie, Nouvelle Zélande, Oman, Palau, Panama, Papouasie Nouvelle Guinée, Peru, Philippines, Polynésie Française, Portugal, Republique dominicaine, Samoa, Sénégal, Seychelles, Singapour, Somalie, Sri Lanka, Street of Gibralta, Tansanie, Thaïlande, USA, Vanuatu, Vietnam 
Size:
80 cm - 90 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 28°C 
Food:
Cnidaria, Sponges, Sea squirts, Aquatic plant, Zoobenthos, algues, crabes, crustacés, escargots, Invertébrés, méduse, moules, poissons (petits poissons), polypes coralliens, seiche, tourteaux 
Difficulty:
Pas pour l'aquarium! 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2013-04-21 14:42:31 

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(Linnaeus, 1766)

IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered

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

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