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Chelonoidis nigra ssp. hoodensis

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA CHORDATA REPTILIA TESTUDINES TESTUDINIDAE

Scientific Name: Chelonoidis nigra ssp. hoodensis
Species Authority: (Van Denburgh, 1907)
Parent Species:
Common Name/s:
English Hood Island Tortoise
Synonym/s:
Geochelone nigra subspecies hoodensis (Van Denburgh, 1907)
Testudo hoodensis Van Denburgh, 1907

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D 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:
Native:
Ecuador (Galápagos)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial
Citation: Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group 1996. Chelonoidis nigra ssp. hoodensis. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 23 April 2014.
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