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Testudo Linnaeus, 1758

1021639  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:1021639)

accepted
Genus
Species Testudo antakyensis Perälä, 1996
Species Testudo flavominimaralis Highfield & Martin, 1990
Species Testudo graeca Linnaeus, 1758
Species Testudo hemisphaerica
Species Testudo hermanni Gmelin, 1789
Species Testudo horsefieldi
Species Testudo horsfieldii Gray, 1844
Species Testudo kleinmanni Lortet, 1883
Species Testudo marginata Schoepff, 1792
Species Testudo marina
Species Testudo weissingeri Bour, 1996
Species Testudo werneri Perälä, 2001

Species Testudo anonyma Schneider, 1792 accepted as Clemmys guttata Schneider, 1792 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo armata Boie in Gray, 1831 accepted as Geochelone pardalis Bell, 1828 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo biguttata Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Geochelone pardalis Bell, 1828 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo chim Hamilton, 1831 accepted as Aspideretes hurum Gray, 1831 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo chitra Hamilton, 1831 in Gray accepted as Chitra chitra Gray, 1831 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo foveolata Schinz, 1833? accepted as Geochelone denticulata Linnaeus, 1766 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo georgicana Güldenstedt, 1814 accepted as Testudo graeca Linnaeus, 1758 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo gotaghol Hamilton, 1831 accepted as Amyda cartilaginea Boddaert, 1770 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo hololissa Günther, 1875 accepted as Dipsochelys hololissa Günther, 1877 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo irregulata Daudin, 1831 in Gray in Griffith accepted as Terrapene carolina Linnaeus, 1758 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo madagascariensis Duméril & Bibron, 1835 accepted as Geochelone radiata Shaw, 1802 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo planata Gmelin, 1831 accepted as Geochelone denticulata Linnaeus, 1766 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo rapara Gray, 1831 accepted as Chelus fimbriatus Schneider, 1783 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo raparara Gray, 1844 accepted as Chelus fimbriatus Schneider, 1783 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo raxarara Gray, 1855 accepted as Chelus fimbriatus Schneider, 1783 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo schöpfii Fitzinger, 1826 accepted as Kinixys erosa Schweigger, 1812 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo zohalfa Forskål, 1835 accepted as Testudo graeca Linnaeus, 1758 (nomen nudum)
Species Testudo zolkafa Forskål, 1831 accepted as Testudo graeca Linnaeus, 1758 (nomen nudum)

Species Testudo abingdonii Günther, 1877 accepted as Geochelone nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Species Testudo abrupta Grandidier, 1868 accepted as Dipsochelys abrupta Grandidier, 1868
Species Testudo actinodes Gray, 1831 accepted as Geochelone elegans Schoepff, 1795
Species Testudo actinoides Bell, 1828 accepted as Geochelone elegans Schoepff, 1795
Species Testudo africana Hermann, 1804 accepted as Homopus areolatus Thunberg, 1787
Species Testudo agassizii Boulenger, 1889 accepted as Gopherus agassizii Cooper, 1863
Species Testudo amboinensis Daudin, 1802 accepted as Cuora amboinensis Daudin, 1802
Species Testudo angulata Schweigger, 1812 accepted as Chersina angulata Schweigger, 1812
Species Testudo arcuata Catesby, 1771 accepted as Dermochelys coriacea (Vandelli, 1761)
Species Testudo areolata Thunberg, 1787 accepted as Homopus areolatus Thunberg, 1787
Species Testudo argentina Sclater, 1870 accepted as Geochelone chilensis Gray, 1870
Species Testudo badia Donndorf, 1798 accepted as Pelomedusa subrufa Lacépède, 1788
Species Testudo baluchiorum Annandale, 1906 accepted as Testudo horsfieldii Gray, 1844
Species Testudo bartrami Daudin, 1802 accepted as Apalone ferox Schneider, 1783
Species Testudo becki Rothschild, 1901 accepted as Geochelone nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Species Testudo berlandieri Boulenger, 1889 accepted as Gopherus berlandieri Agassiz, 1857
Species Testudo bipunctata Gray, 1831 accepted as Geochelone pardalis Bell, 1828
Species Testudo bi-spinosa Daudin, 1802 accepted as Chelus fimbriatus Schneider, 1783
Species Testudo boddaerti Schneider, 1787 accepted as Amyda cartilaginea Boddaert, 1770
Species Testudo bodderti Schneider, 1787 accepted as Amyda cartilaginea Boddaert, 1770
Species Testudo boettgeri Siebenrock, 1904 accepted as Psammobates tentorius Bell, 1828
Species Testudo boiei Wagler, 1833 accepted as Geochelone carbonaria Spix, 1824
Species Testudo boiei Tschudi, 1845 accepted as Geochelone carbonaria Spix, 1824
Species Testudo brevi-caudata Lacépède, 1788 accepted as Terrapene carolina Linnaeus, 1758
Species Testudo buxtoni Perälä, 2001 accepted as Testudo graeca Linnaeus, 1758
Species Testudo cafra Daudin, 1802 accepted as Homopus signatus Schoepff, 1801
Species Testudo cagado Spix, 1824 accepted as Geochelone denticulata Linnaeus, 1766
Species Testudo calcarata Schneider, 1784 accepted as Geochelone sulcata Miller, 1779
Species Testudo californiana Quoy & Gaimard, 1824? accepted as Geochelone nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Species Testudo campanulata Strauch, 1862 accepted as Testudo marginata Schoepff, 1792
Species Testudo caouana Lacépède, 1788 accepted as Caretta caretta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Testudo carbonaria Spix, 1824 accepted as Geochelone carbonaria Spix, 1824
Species Testudo carbonaria Wermuth & Mertens, 1977 accepted as Geochelone carbonaria Spix, 1824
Species Testudo caretta Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Caretta caretta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Testudo carinata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Terrapene carolina Linnaeus, 1758
Species Testudo carolina Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Terrapene carolina Linnaeus, 1758
Species Testudo caroliniana Daudin, 1802 accepted as Terrapene carolina Linnaeus, 1758
Species Testudo cartilaginea Boddaert, 1770 accepted as Amyda cartilaginea Boddaert, 1770
Species Testudo caspica Gmelin, 1774 accepted as Mauremys caspica Gmelin, 1774
Species Testudo centrata Latreille, 1802 accepted as Malaclemys terrapin (Schoepf, 1793)
Species Testudo cepediana Daudin, 1802 accepted as Chelonia mydas (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Testudo cephalo Schneider, 1783 accepted as Caretta caretta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Testudo chathamensis Van Denburgh, 1907 accepted as Geochelone nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Species Testudo chilensis Gray, 1870 accepted as Geochelone chilensis Gray, 1870
Species Testudo chilensis Williams, 1952 accepted as Geochelone chilensis Gray, 1870
Species Testudo chilensis Wermuth & Mertens, 1961 accepted as Geochelone chilensis Gray, 1870
Species Testudo chitra Gray, 1831 accepted as Chitra chitra Gray, 1831
Species Testudo chloronotus Bechstein, 1800 accepted as Chelonia mydas (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Testudo cinerea Bonnaterre, 1789 accepted as Chrysemys picta Schneider, 1783
Species Testudo clausa Gmelin, 1789 accepted as Terrapene carolina Linnaeus, 1758
Species Testudo clivosa Garman, 1917 accepted as Geochelone nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Species Testudo concentrata Kuhl, 1820 accepted as Malaclemys terrapin (Schoepf, 1793)
Species Testudo concentrica Shaw, 1802 accepted as Malaclemys terrapin (Schoepf, 1793)
Species Testudo concinna Le Conte, 1830 accepted as Pseudemys concinna Le Conte, 1830
Species Testudo coriacea Vandelli, 1761 accepted as Dermochelys coriacea (Vandelli, 1761)
Species Testudo corianna Gray, 1831 accepted as Caretta caretta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Testudo coui Daudin, 1802 accepted as Geochelone radiata Shaw, 1802
Species Testudo darwini Van Denburgh, 1907 accepted as Geochelone nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Species Testudo daudinii Duméril & Bibron, 1835 Rothschild, 1915 accepted as Dipsochelys hololissa Günther, 1877
Species Testudo daudinii Duméril & Bibron, 1835 - Günther, 1877 accepted as Dipsochelys arnoldi Bour, 1982
Species Testudo daudinii Duméril & Bibron, 1835 Sauzier, 1895 accepted as Dipsochelys dussumieri Gray, 1831
Species Testudo daudinii Duméril & Bibron, 1835 accepted as Dipsochelys daudinii Duméril & Bibron, 1835
Species Testudo denticulata Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Geochelone denticulata Linnaeus, 1766
Species Testudo depressa Guérin-Méneville, 1829 accepted as Gopherus polyphemus Daudin, 1802
Species Testudo desertorum Grandidier, 1869 accepted as Geochelone radiata Shaw, 1802
Species Testudo dorsata Schoepff, 1801 accepted as Rhinoclemmys punctularia Daudin, 1801
Species Testudo dussumieri Gray, 1831 accepted as Dipsochelys dussumieri Gray, 1831
Species Testudo ecaudata Pallas, 1814 accepted as Testudo graeca Linnaeus, 1758
Species Testudo elegans Schoepff, 1795 accepted as Geochelone elegans Schoepff, 1795
Species Testudo elephantina Duméril & Bibron, 1835 - Duméril, 1854 accepted as Dipsochelys arnoldi Bour, 1982
Species Testudo elephantina Duméril & Bibron, 1835 - Günther, 1877 accepted as Dipsochelys hololissa Günther, 1877
Species Testudo elephantina Duméril & Bibron, 1835 accepted as Dipsochelys dussumieri Gray, 1831
Species Testudo elephantopus Harlan, 1827 accepted as Geochelone nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Species Testudo elongata Blyth, 1854 accepted as Indotestudo elongata Blyth, 1854
Species Testudo emydoides Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1851 accepted as Manouria emys Schlegel & Müller, 1844
Species Testudo emys Boulenger, 1889 accepted as Manouria impressa Günther, 1882
Species Testudo emys Schlegel & Müller in Temminck, 1844 accepted as Manouria emys Schlegel & Müller, 1844
Species Testudo enriquesi Parenzan, 1932 accepted as Testudo hermanni Gmelin, 1789
Species Testudo ephippium Günther, 1874 accepted as Geochelone nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Species Testudo erosa Schweigger, 1812 accepted as Kinixys erosa Schweigger, 1812
Species Testudo euphratica Daudin, 1802 accepted as Rafetus euphraticus Daudin, 1802
Species Testudo falconeri Gray, 1869 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo fasciata Suckow, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo fasciata Suckow, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo fasciata Daudin, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo ferox Schneider, 1783 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo fimbria Gmelin, 1789 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo fimbriata Schneider, 1783 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo fiski Boulenger, 1886 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo flava Lacépède, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo floridana Le Conte, 1830 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo floweri Bodenheimer, 1935 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo forstenii Schlegel & Müller in Temminck, 1844 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo galeata Schoepff, 1792 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo geographica Le Sueur, 1817 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo geometrica Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo gigantea Schweigger, 1812 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo gigantea Schweigger, 1812 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo glutinata Daudin, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo gopher Gray, 1844 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo gouffei Rothschild, 1906 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo graeca Boulenger, 1889 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo graja Hermann, 1804 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo grandidieri Vaillant, 1885 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo granosa Schoepff, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo granulata Shaw, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo granulosa Suckow, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo güntheri Baur, 1889 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo guttata Schneider, 1792 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo hercegovinensis Vinke & Vinke, 2004 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo hercules Spix, 1824 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo hololissa Günther, 1877 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo hoodensis Van Denburgh, 1907 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo hyniphora Vaillant & Grandidier, 1910 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo hypselonata Bourret, 1941 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo ibera Pallas, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo imbricata Linnaeus, 1766 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo impressa Smith, 1922 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo incarcerata Bonnaterre, 1789 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo incarcerato-striata Bonnaterre, 1789 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo indica Schneider, 1783 - Cuvier, 1824 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo indica Schneider, 1783 Dekay in Harlan, 1827 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo indica Schneider, 1783 - Gray, 1855 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo insculpta Le Conte, 1830 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo japonica Thunberg, 1787 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo juvencella Daudin in Gray, 1831 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo leithii Günther, 1869 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo longicollis Shaw, 1794 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo loveridgii Boulenger, 1920 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo lyra Lacépède, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo macrophyes Garman, 1917 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo macropus Walbaum, 1782 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo madagascariensis Rothschild, 1915 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo martinella Daudin, 1803 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo matamata Bruguière, 1792 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo mauritanica Duméril & Bibron, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo megalopus Blyth, 1853 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo melanocephala Daudin, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo meleagris Shaw, 1793 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo membranacea Blumenbach, 1779 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo membranacea Gray, 1831 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo microphyes Günther, 1874 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo miniata Lacépède, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo mollis Lacépède, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo morondavaensis Vuillemin, 1972 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo muhlenbergi Schoepff, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo mydas Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo nabeulensis (unaccepted)
Species Testudo nasicornis Lacépède, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo nemoralis Schreiber, 1875 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1824? (unaccepted)
Species Testudo nigricans Donndorff, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo nigrita Duméril & Bibron, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo nutapundi Reimann in Nutaphand, 1979 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo ocellata Link, 1807 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo oculifera Kuhl, 1820 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo odorata Latreille in Sonnini & Latreille, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo oscar-boettgeri Lindholm, 1929 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo palustris Gmelin, 1789 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo parallelus Annandale, 1913 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo pardalis Bell, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo pensilvanica Gmelin, 1789 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo perses Perälä, 2001 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo phayrei Blyth, 1853 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo picta Schneider, 1783 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo planicauda Grandidier, 1867 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo planiceps Schoepff, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo planiceps Gray, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo planitia Gmelin, 1789 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo platinota Bourret, 1941 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo platycephala Schneider, 1792 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo platynota Blyth, 1863 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo ponderosa Günther, 1877 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo porteri Rothschild, 1903 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo procterae Loveridge, 1923 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo pseudemys Boulenger in Annandale & Robinson, 1903 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo punctata M. Bonnaterre, 1789 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo punctata Schoepff, 1792 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo punctularia Daudin, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo pusilla Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo radiata Shaw, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo rafcht Olivier, 1807 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo rafscht Gray, 1831 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo rascht Gray, 1831 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo reticularia Latreille, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo reticulata Daudin, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo rostrata Thunberg, 1787 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo rostrata Thunberg, 1787 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo rubicunda Suckow, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo rubriventris Le Conte, 1830 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo rugosa Shaw, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo rugosa Daudin, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo scabra Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo schweigeri Gray, 1831? (unaccepted)
Species Testudo schweiggeri Duméril & Bibron, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo scripta Schoepff, 1792 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo sculpta Spix, 1824 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo seimundi Boulenger, 1903 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo semimembranacea Hermann, 1804 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo semiserrata Smith, 1839 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo semi-serrata Duméril & Bibron, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo serpentaria Wiedemann, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo serpentina Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo serrata Daudin, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo signata Walbaum, 1782 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo smithi Boulenger, 1886 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo stellata Schweigger, 1812 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo strauchi Lidth de Jeude, 1893 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo striata Suckow, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo striata Suckow, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo subnigra Lacépède, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo subrubra Lacépède, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo subrufa Lacépède, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo sulcata Miller, 1779 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo sumeirei Sauzier, 1892 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo tabulata Boulenger, 1889 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo tabulata Walbaum, 1782 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo tentoria Bell, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo terrapen Lacépède, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo terrapin Schoepff, 1793 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo terrestris Forskål, 1775 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo terrestris Fermin, 1765 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo tessellata Schneider, 1792 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo tornieri Siebenrock, 1903 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo travancorica Wermuth & Mertens, 1961 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo tricarinata Bory, 1804 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo trimeni Boulenger, 1886 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo triunguis Forskål, 1775 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo tuberculata Pennant, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo typica Garman, 1917 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo vandenburghi De Sola, 1930 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo verreauxii Boulenger, 1889 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo verroxii Smith, 1839 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo verrucosa Walbaum, 1782 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo vicina Günther, 1874 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo virgulata Latreille, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo viridis Schneider, 1783 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo viridisquamosa Lacepede, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo viridi-squamosa Lacépède, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo vosmaeri Duméril & Bibron, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo yniphora Vaillant, 1885 (unaccepted)
Species Testudo zarudnyi Nikolsky, 1896 (unaccepted)
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. 10th edition. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277
page(s): 197 [details]   
IRMNG (2018). Testudo Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1021639 on 2019-11-15
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. 10th edition. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277
page(s): 197 [details]   

basis of record Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record SN2000: Brands, S. J. (compiler) 1989-2005. Systema Naturae 2000. Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2006 version). Available online at http://sn2000.taxonomy.nl/.  [details]   

verified source for genus Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

current name source CoL2006 [details]   

extant flag source SN2000, PaleoDB [details]   

habitat flag source as per family [details]   

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