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Eretmochelys imbricata


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lexID:
5300 
AphiaID:
137207 
Scientific:
Eretmochelys imbricata 
German:
Echte Karettschildkröte 
English:
Hawksbill Turtle 
Category:
Gady 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Reptilia (Class) > Testudines (Order) > Cheloniidae (Family) > Eretmochelys (Genus) > imbricata (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1766 
Occurrence:
Comores, Samoa, Malaysia, Ecuador, Sierra Leone, the Mediterranean Sea, Galapagos Islands, South-Africa, Guatemala, Timor, New Caledonia, Indonesia, Venezuela, Angola, Northern Mariana Islands, Cambodia, Yemen, Peru, Kiribati, Brunei Darussalam, Red Sea, Réunion , Dominican Republic, Senegal, Mauritius, French Guiana, Spain, Tansania, Namibia, USA, the Netherlands Antilles, Jamaica, West Sahara, The Bahamas, Panama, the Caribbean, Portugal, Congo, Costa Rica, São Tomé e Principé, (the) Maldives, European Coasts, Singapore, Gambia, Sudan, Mozambique, Haiti, Tokelau, New Zealand, Iran, Vietnam, Australia, Gulf of Oman / Oman, the Canary Islands, Barbados, Philippines, Columbia, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Solomon Islands, Madagascar, El Salvador, the Seychelles, French Polynesia, Sri Lanka, Guam, Thailand, Nauru, India, Vanuatu, the Andaman Sea, North Atlantic Ocean, West-Atlantic Ocean, Papua New Guinea, Kenya, the British Isles, Puerto Rico, Kuwait, Djibouti, Saudi Arabia, Marschall Islands, Fiji, Somalia, Straße von Gibralta, Suriname, Myanmar, Hawaii, Uruguay, Israel, Wake Atoll, Palau, the Cape Verde Archipelago, Pitcairn Islands, Algieria, Azory, Bahrajn, Bangladesz, Belize, Brazylia, Chiny, Egipt, Honduras, Japonia, Maksyk (Wschodnim Pacyfiku), Nikaragua, Zatoka Meksykańska 
Sea depth:
0 - 300 Meter 
Size:
80 cm - 90 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 28°C 
Food:
Cnidaria, Sea squirts, Aquatic plant, Zoobenthos, bezkręgowce, gąbki, glony, głowonogi, kraby, kraby, małe ryby, małze, meduza, poilpy korali, skorupiaki, ślimaki 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Appendix I (trade generally prohibited)) 
Red List:
Critically endangered (CR) 
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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