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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidochelys kempii (Garman, 1880) 
AphiaID: 137208

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReptilia (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTestudines (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCryptodira (Suborder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCheloniidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLepidochelys (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLepidochelys Fitzinger, 1843
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKemps ridley  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKemp's zeeschildpadUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKemps schildpad  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKemp's ridley turtleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKemp's ridley sea turtleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKemp's ridleyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKemp's ridely  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortortue de Kemp  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKemps Schildkröte  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortartaruga di KempUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortartaruga bastarda  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratlanto ridlėjaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratlantinė ridlėja  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΘαλασσοχελώνa του Kemp  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorморская черепаха кемпа  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratlantska morska želva  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortortuga golfina  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editororta Amerika nehir kaplumbağası  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧерепаха атлантична РидлеяUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorАтлантична черепаха Рідлі  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrwban môr pendew Kemp  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone (doubtful[details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (7 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (49 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (22 nucleotides; 38 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Reptile Database 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Scotian Shelf to the Gulf of Maine and to Cape Hatteras through Florida [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat in warm water [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137208
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-06-30 06:57:17Z  changed  Uetz, Peter
  
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  Citation: Uetz, P. (2014). Lepidochelys kempii (Garman, 1880). In: Uetz, P. (ed.) (2014) The Reptile Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137208 on 2014-07-24
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