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Snapping Turtles And Big Headed Turtles

Chelydridae

Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Chelydridae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Chelydridae
Class recognized by Paleobiology Database
Chelydridae Gray 1831

Alternative Names

? auffenbergi Dobie, 1968
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? cretacea Whetstone, 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? kusnetzovi Chkhikvadze, 1985
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? manuascensis Bergounioux, 1936
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? minax Ckhikvadze, 1971
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? poena Ckhikvadze, 1971
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? stricta Matthew, 1924
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chelydra Troost 1835
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chelydrasia Ckhikvadze 1999
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chelydridae
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Chelydrops Peters 1868
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gafsachelys Stefano 1903
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hoplochelys Hay 1908
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Macrocephalochelys Piboplichko & Taraschchuk 1960
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Planiplastron Ckhikvadze 1971
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

snapping turtles and big-headed turtles preferred

Arabic

سلحفاة نهاشة preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

кайманови костенурки preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

kajmankovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

bijtschildpadden preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Ĥelidredoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

French

Tortues Hargneuses preferred
Recognized by CITES

Georgian

კაიმანისმაგვარი კუსებრნი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Alligatorschildkröten preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

צבים נשכניים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Aligátorteknős-félék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Turtar sclamhach preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

カミツキガメ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Lithuanian

Kaimaniniai vėžliai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Tsisteeł hashkéhé preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

گازگیران preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Skorpuchowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Каймановые черепахи preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Tortugas Mordedoras preferred
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

Huggsköldpaddor preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

วงศ์เต่าสแนปปิ้ง preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Кайманові черепахи preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uzbek

Kaymansimon toshbaqalar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Pnb

وڈنے کھچوپڑے preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Chelydridae

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Reptilia
Testudines
70 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
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