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Mesoclemmys dahli 

Scope:Global
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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Testudines Chelidae

Scientific Name: Mesoclemmys dahli
Species Authority: (Zangerl & Medem, 1958)
Common Name(s):
English Dahl's Toad-headed Turtle
Synonym(s):
Batrachemys dahli (Zangerl & Medem, 1958)
Phrynops dahli Zangerl & Medem, 1958

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 2016
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group
Previously published Red List assessments:
  • 1994 – Indeterminate (I)
  • 1990 – Indeterminate (I)
  • 1988 – Indeterminate (I)
  • 1986 – Indeterminate (I)
  • 1982 – Indeterminate (I)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Native:
Colombia
Additional data:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Terrestrial nest sites
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Citation: Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group. 2016. Mesoclemmys dahli. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T17080A97269302. . Downloaded on 23 July 2016.
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