EPPO Global Database

Lepidochelys olivacea(LPOCOL)

Last modification: 2013-04-16

Basic information
  • EPPO code: LPOCOL
  • Preferred name: Lepidochelys olivacea
  • Authority: (Eschscholz)


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

Common names
Name Language
olive Ridley sea turtle English
оливковая ридлея Russian
оливковая черепаха Russian