CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Reptilia (class)  »  Testudines (order)  »  Cheloniidae (family)

CAAB Code: 39 020004 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Lepidochelys olivacea   (Eschscholtz, 1829)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 39 - Reptilia Reptiles
Family: 39 20 Cheloniidae (sea turtles) - show full list
Common Name: Olive ridley turtle
Common Names List: Pacific ridley
olive ridley
olive ridley turtle
Pacific ridley turtle
Organism Type: a sea turtle
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 39 020904     Lepidochelys spp.

ABRS 2011
View at Australian Biological Resources Study (ABRS)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Cleveland V2010103
ITIS 173840
View at ITIS
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-11-02
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source and
Scientific Name
verified against
Stanger, M. Clayton, M. Schodde, R. Wombey, J. Mason, I., 1998, CSIRO list of Australian vertebrates: a reference with conservation status. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, VIC. 123pp.
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