Taxon profile


Testudo Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Testudines »  family Testudinidae - tortoises

Scientific synonyms

Pseudotestudo Loveridge

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subgenus Agrionemys Chosatzki & Mlynarski, 1966

Unplaced taxa

species Testudo graeca Linnaeus, 1758 - Spur-thighed Tortoise

Testudo graeca - 000100010111

species Testudo hermanni Gmelin, 1789 - Hermann's Tortoise

Testudo hermanni - 000100010111

species Testudo kleinmanni Lortet, 1883 - Egyptian Tortoise

Testudo kleinmanni - 0000000001 1

species Testudo marginata Schoepff, 1792 - Margined Tortoise

Testudo marginata - 000100010111

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1021639]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Testudo Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

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