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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Testudinidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Testudinidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, Afghanistan Species List, AnAge, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, NMNH Herpetology in DwC A, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, CalPhotos, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Conabio, Animal Diversity Web, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, Hone et al 2013, ReptileDB, IUCN, Afghanistan Species List, Albania Species List, Algeria Species List, Angola Species List, Armenia Species List, Azerbaijan Species List, Australia Species List, Benin Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Croatia Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Ethiopia Species List, France Species List, Gabon Species List, Georgia Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Greece Species List, Guinea Species List, Guyana Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Iraq Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Kenya Species List, Kosovo Species List, Lebanon Species List, Liberia Species List, Libya Species List, Macedonia Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Mali Species List, Mauritius Species List, Montenegro Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palestine Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Portugal Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Rwanda Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Serbia Species List, Seychelles Species List, Slovenia Species List, Somalia Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Syria Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, Uganda Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Environments EOL, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List
Testudinidae Batsch 1788

Alternative Names

? ammon Andrews, 1903
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? amphithorax Cope, 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? angusticeps Matthew, 1924
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? annae Hay, 1923
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? arenivaga Hay, 1907
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? atascosae Hay, 1902
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? australis Moreno, 1889
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? bacharidisi Vlachos & al., 2014
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? beadnelli Andrews, 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? bolivari Hernandez-Pacheco, 1917
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? brontops Marsh, 1890
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? canetotiana Lartet, 1851
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? canyonensis Johnston, 1937
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? cassouleti Claude & Tong, 2004
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? castrensis Bergounioux, 1935
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? comptoni Owen & Bell, 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? copei Koerner, 1940
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? corsoni Leidy, 1871
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? costaricensis Segura, 1944
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? crassa Andrews, 1914
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? cultratus Cope, 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? dehiscus DesLauriers, 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? edae Hay, 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? emiliae Hay, 1908
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? eocaenica Hummel, 1935
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? equicomes Hay, 1917
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? exornata Lambe, 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? francisi Hay, 1923
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? frizaciana Lartet, 1851
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? gigas Bravard, 1844
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? gilberti Hay, 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? gringorum Simpson, 1942
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? hayi Sellards, 1916
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? hesterna Auffenberg, 1971
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? hollandi Hay, 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? impensa Hay, 1908
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? incisa Hay, 1916
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? insolitus Matthew & Granger, 1923
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? inusitata Hay, 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? kalganensis Gilmore, 1931
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? laticaudata Cope, 1893
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? laticuneus Cope, 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ligonia Cope, 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? lunellensis Almera & Bofill, 1903
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? majusculus Hay, 1904
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? mohavetus Merriam, 1919
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? monensis Williams, 1952
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? namaquensis Stromer, 1926
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? nanus Hay, 1916
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? nebrascensis Leidy, 1851
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? neglectus Brattstrom, 1961
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? niobrarensis Leidy, 1858
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? osborniana Hay, 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pansus Hay, 1908
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? peragrans Hay, 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? perpiniana Deperet, 1885
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pertenius Cope, 1892
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? phosphoritarum Rage, 1988
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? primaeva Oelrich, 1950
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pygmea Lartet, 1851
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? rexroadensis Oelrich, 1952
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? richardi Bergounioux, 1938
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? riggsi Hibbard, 1944
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? schäfferi Szalai, 1931
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? scutella Meyer, 1845
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? sivalensis Lydekker, 1885
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? snoviana Cope, 1886
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? sombrerensis Leidy, 1868
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? tedwhitei Williams, 1953
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? theobaldi Lydekker, 1885
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? thompsoni Hay, 1908
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? tumidus Hay, 1908
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? turgida Cope, 1892
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? uintensis Gilmore, 1915
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? undabuna Loomis, 1909
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? vagus Hay, 1908
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? vialovi Ckhikvadze, 1984
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? williamsi Auffenberg, 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? wilsoni Milstead, 1956
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Achilemys Hay 1908
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Asterochelys Gray 1874
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dysmydae Ritgen 1828
Synonym according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)
Eurotestudo de Lapparent de Broin, Bour, Parham & Perala 2006
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Germanemyda Chkhikvadze 2010
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Megalochelys Falconer & Cautley 1837
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nicoria
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paleotestudo Lartet 1851
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Peltastes Gray 1869
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Protestudo Chkhikvadze 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Teleopus Leconte 1854
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Testudinidae
Synonym according to CITES
Testudinidae Batsch 1788
Synonym according to NCBI
Wilburemys Martin & Mallory 2011
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

Afrikaans

Landskilpad preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Akan

Akyekyedeɛ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Amharic

ኤሊ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

سلاحف برية preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Assamese

কাছ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Quru tısbağaları preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

сухапутныя чарапахі preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bengali

কচ্ছপ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bislama

Totel preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

landskilpadder preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Сухоземни костенурки preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Burmese

ကုန်းလိပ် preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Testudínid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

želvovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

landskildpadde preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

landschildpadden preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Teraj testudoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Kumerkilpkonlased preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ewe

ehclo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Faroese

Landskjaldbøkur preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

French

tortue preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Tortues Terrestres
Recognized by CITES

Gaelic; Scottish Gaelic

Crùban-coille preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Galician

Testudínidos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

ხმელეთის კუები preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Landschildkröten preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Χελώνα preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

צבים יבשתיים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hindi

कछुआ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Szárazfölditeknős-félék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Indonesian

Kura-kura darat sejati preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Toirtís preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

リクガメ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Kazakh

Құрлық тасбақалары preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kurdish

Kûsî preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

sauszemes bruņurupuču dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Sausumos vėžliai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Luxembourgish; Letzeburgesch

Landdeckelsmouken preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

сувоземни желки preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Maithili

कछुवा preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malagasy

Fano preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malay

Kura-kura preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

ആമ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mongolian

Газрын яст мэлхий preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nepali

कछुवा preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ossetian; Ossetic

Уæртджын хæфс preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Panjabi; Punjabi

ਕੱਛੂਕੁੰਮਾ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

لاک‌پشت زمینی preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

żółwie lądowe preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

сухопутные черепахи preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sanskrit

कूर्मः preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Kornjača preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shona

Kamba preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sinhala; Sinhalese

කැස්බෑවා preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Korytnačkovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Tortugas Terrestres preferred
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

landsköldpadda preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tagalog

Pagong na panlupa preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tamil

ஆமை preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Telugu

తాబేలు preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

เต่าบก preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tibetan

རུས་སྦལ། preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Kara kaplumbağası preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

сухопутні черепахи preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

Byrdling preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
tortoise preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
काउले preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Rùa cạn preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Welsh

Crwban tir preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Xhosa

Ufudo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Ckb

کیسەڵ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Pnb

کچھو کما preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Tcy

ಏಮೆ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Testudinidae

GBIF classification

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

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Reptilia
Testudines
Testudinidae (this page)