EPPO Global Database

Eretmochelys imbricata(ERMCIM)

Last modification: 2013-04-16

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ERMCIM
  • Preferred name: Eretmochelys imbricata
  • Authority: (Linnaeus)


One of the 7 seven living species of sea turtles, classified as 'Critically endangered' on the IUCN Red List

Common names
Name Language
hawksbill sea turtle English
бисса Russian
настоящая каретта Russian