Mesoclemmys zuliae 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Testudines Chelidae

Scientific Name: Mesoclemmys zuliae
Species Authority: (Pritchard & Trebbau, 1984)
Common Name(s):
English Zulia Toad Headed Sideneck, Zulia Toad-headed Turtle
Batrachemys zuliae (Pritchard & Trebbau, 1984)
Phrynops (Batrachemys) zuliae Pritchard & Trebbau, 1984

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group
Previously published Red List assessments:
1994 Insufficiently Known (K)
1990 Insufficiently Known (K)
1988 Insufficiently Known (K)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

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

Citation: Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group. 1996. Mesoclemmys zuliae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T17083A6797773. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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