Hydromedusa maximiliani 

Scope:Global
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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Testudines Chelidae

Scientific Name: Hydromedusa maximiliani
Species Authority: (Mikan, 1825)
Common Name(s):
English Brazilian Snake-necked Turtle
Synonym(s):
Chelodina flavilabris Duméril & Bibron, 1835
Emys maximiliani Mikan, 1825
Hydromedusa bankae Giebel, 1866
Hydromedusa depressa Gray, 1856
Hydromedusa subdepressa Gray, 1854

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2cd 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:
Brazil
Additional data:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

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

Bibliography [top]

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. pp. 378. International Union for Conservation of Nature, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN. 2016. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-1. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 30 June 2016).


Citation: Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group. 2016. Hydromedusa maximiliani. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T10309A97269236. . Downloaded on 26 July 2016.
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