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Staurotypus salvinii 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Testudines Kinosternidae

Scientific Name: Staurotypus salvinii
Species Authority: Gray, 1864
Common Name(s):
English Pacific Coast Giant Musk Turtle, Giant Musk Turtle

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened ver 2.3
Year Published: 2016
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Native:
El Salvador; Guatemala; Mexico
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Semi-aquatic
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Citation: Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group. 2016. Staurotypus salvinii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T20715A97383062. . Downloaded on 01 October 2016.
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