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Chelonia mydas

Chelonia mydasis commonly referred to as green sea turtle. Difficulty in the aquarium: suitable for large display tanks (public aquarium or zoo) only. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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Chelonia mydas, Green Sea Turtle, Monterey Aquarium 2012


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lexID:
5071 
AphiaID:
137206 
Scientific:
Chelonia mydas 
German:
Grüne Meeresschildkröte, Suppenschildkröte 
English:
Green Sea Turtle 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Reptilia (Class) > Testudines (Order) > Cheloniidae (Family) > Chelonia (Genus) > mydas (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Sea depth:
1 - 200 Meter 
Size:
90 cm - 105 cm 
Weight:
1400 kg 
Temperature:
°C - 28°C 
Difficulty:
suitable for large display tanks (public aquarium or zoo) only 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
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)

Special thanks for the fotos to Ole Johann Brett from Norway, www.tropicalfavourites.com.

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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