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Chelonoidis nigra ssp. duncanensis

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA CHORDATA REPTILIA TESTUDINES TESTUDINIDAE

Scientific Name: Chelonoidis nigra ssp. duncanensis
Species Authority: (Garman in Pritchard, 1996)
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Duncan Island Tortoise
Synonym(s):
Geochelone nigra subspecies duncanensis Garman in Pritchard, 1996
Geochelone nigra subspecies ephippium (Günther, 1875)
Testudo ephippium Günther, 1875
Taxonomic Notes: Appeared in the IUCN Red Lists before 2007 under the name Geochelone nigra ephippium.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Extinct in the Wild ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group

Geographic Range [top]

Countries:
Regionally extinct:
Ecuador (Galápagos)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group 1996. Chelonoidis nigra ssp. duncanensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 23 September 2014.
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