Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Testudines Emydidae

Scientific Name: Terrapene nelsoni
Species Authority: Stejneger, 1925
Common Name(s):
English Sierra Box Turtle, Spotted Box Turtle
French Tortue-boîte Du Mexique

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient 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]

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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group. 1996. Terrapene nelsoni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T21643A9304626. . Downloaded on 13 October 2015.
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