EPPO Global Database

Chelonia mydas(KHLNMY)

Overview
Last modification: 2009-12-06

Basic information
  • EPPO code: KHLNMY
  • Preferred name: Chelonia mydas
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

One of the 7 seven living species of sea turtles, classified as \"Endangered\" on the IUCN Red List


Common names
Name Language
grüne Meeresschildkröte German
Suppenschildkröte German
green sea turtle English
green turtle English
cahuama Spanish
tortuga blanca Spanish
tortuga verde Spanish
tortue franche French
tortue verte French
tartaruga verde Italian
アオウミガメ Japanese
groene zeeschildpad Dutch
soepschildpad Dutch
aruanã Portuguese
tartaruga-verde Portuguese
uruanã Portuguese
зелёная черепаха Russian
grön havssköldpadda Swedish