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Eretmochelys imbricata


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lexID:
5300 
AphiaID:
137207 
Scientific:
Eretmochelys imbricata 
German:
Echte Karettschildkröte 
English:
Hawksbill Turtle 
Category:
Reptiler 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Reptilia (Class) > Testudines (Order) > Cheloniidae (Family) > Eretmochelys (Genus) > imbricata (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1766 
Occurrence:
Puerto Rico, Kuwait, Djibouti, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Myanmar, Straße von Gibralta, Suriname, Uruguay, Israel, Wake Atoll, Comores, Ecuador, Sierra Leone, Guatemala, Venezuela, Northern Mariana Islands, Cambodia, Yemen, Peru, Kiribati, Brunei Darussalam, Réunion , Senegal, French Guiana, Namibia, Tansania, the Netherlands Antilles, Jamaica, West Sahara, Panama, Portugal, Congo, Costa Rica, São Tomé e Principé, Mozambique, Gambia, Sudan, Haiti, Tokelau, Iran, Vietnam, Gulf of Oman / Oman, the Canary Islands, Barbados, Columbia, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), El Salvador, Nauru, India, Algeriet, Andamanska Havet, Angola, Australien, Azorerna, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belize, Brasilien, Brittiska öarna, Dominikanska Republiken, Egypten, Europeiska kusten, Fiji, Filippinerna, Franska Polynesien, Galapagos, Guam, Hawaii, Honduras, Indonesien, Japan, Kap Verde, Karibien, Kenya, Kina, Madagaskar, Malaysia, Maldiverna, Marschallöarna, Mauritius, Medelhavet, Mexicanska golfen, Mexico (East Pacific), Nicaragua, Nordatlanten, Nya Kaledonien, Nya Zeeland, Palau, Papua Nya Guinea, Pitcairnöarna, Röda Havet, Salomonöarna, Samoa, Seychellerna , Singapore, Spanien, Sri Lanka, Sydafrika, Thailand, Timor, USA, Vanuatu , Västra Atlanten 
Sea depth:
0 - 300 Meter 
Size:
80 cm - 90 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 28°C 
Food:
Edible crab, Cnidaria, Sea squirts, Aquatic plant, Zoobenthos, Alger, Korall (Polyper), Krabbor, maneter, Musslor, ryggradslösa djur, Sepia, Skaldjur, Småfisk, Sniglar, Svamp 
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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