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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Dermochelyidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Dermochelyidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, AnAge, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, CalPhotos, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Animal Diversity Web, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, INBio, EOL staff, Hone et al 2013, ReptileDB, IUCN, Australia Species List, Benin Species List, Belgium Species List, Canada Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, France Species List, Ireland Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Israel Species List, Kenya Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Norway Species List, Palestine Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Singapore Species List, Spain Species List, Sweden Species List, Timor Leste Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bristol Channel Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Gulf of Tomini Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Indian Ocean Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, North Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, Strait of Gibraltar Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List

Alternative Names

? gigas Owen, 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? insularis Cope, 1872
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dermochelidae
Misspelling according to Paleobiology Database
Dermochelydidae
Misspelling according to Paleobiology Database
Egyptemys Wood, Johnson-Gove, Gaffney & Maley 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mesodermochelys Hirayama & Chitoku 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psephophoridae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Scytina Duméril & Bibron 1835
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphargidae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Sphargididae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database

Common Names

English

leatherback turtles preferred
Leatherback Turtle
Recognized by CITES
leatherback
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

French

Tortue Luth preferred
Recognized by CITES

Japanese

オサガメ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin
オサガメ

Spanish; Castilian

Tortugas Laúd preferred
Recognized by CITES
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Curated hierarchies for Dermochelyidae

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Reptilia
Testudines
70 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.