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Lepidochelys olivacea

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Taxonomy & nomenclature

Lepidochelys olivacea information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Lepidochelys olivacea, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

Federal endangered/threatened status

U.S. federal E/T status for Lepidochelys olivacea
U.S. federal endangered/threatened status information is provided for Lepidochelys olivacea on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) website.


Lepidochelys olivacea - olive ridley (Cheloniidae - Testudines)
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A field guide to reptiles and amphibians in the Hawaiian Islands
McKeown, Sean. 1996. A field guide to reptiles and amphibians in the Hawaiian Islands. Diamond Head Publishing, Inc. 172 pp. Illus. ISBN: 0-9650731-0-6.

Full-text articles

An updated, indexed bibliography of the herpetofauna of Florida
Enge, Kevin M. 2002. An updated, indexed bibliography of the herpetofauna of Florida. Technical report no. 19.

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