Furrowed wood turtle

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Furrowed wood turtle
Rhinoclemmys areolata.JPG
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Subclass: Anapsida
Order: Testudines
Family: Geoemydidae
Genus: Rhinoclemmys
Species: R. areolata
Binomial name
Rhinoclemmys areolata[1][2]
(Gray, 1860)[1]
Synonyms[3]
  • Emys areolata Duméril & Bibron, 1851
  • Malaclemmys concentrica areolata Gray, 1856
  • Clemmys areolata Strauch, 1862
  • Malaclemys concentrica areolata Gray, 1863
  • Chelopus areolatus Cope, 1865
  • Nicoria punctularia var. areolata Boulenger, 1889
  • Geoemyda punctularia areolata Siebenrock, 1909
  • Geomyda punctularia areolata Ruthven, 1912
  • Geoemyda areolata Wettstein, 1934
  • Geomyda areolata Pearse, 1945
  • Rhinoclemys areolata McDowell, 1964
  • Rhinoclemmys areolata Smith & Taylor, 1966
  • Rhinoclemmys aereolata Hoffman, 1969 (ex errore)
  • Callopsis areolata Smith & Smith, 1975
  • Chelopsus areolatus Ernst, 1980

The furrowed wood turtle (Rhinoclemmys areolata)[1] is a species of turtle belonging to the Rhinoclemmys genus of the family Geoemydidae found in the Yucatán Peninsula and adjacent regions of Central America.[2]


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Rhodin 2010, p. 000.114
  2. ^ a b Fritz 2007, pp. 242
  3. ^ Fritz, Uwe; Peter Havaš (2007). "Checklist of Chelonians of the World" (PDF). Vertebrate Zoology. 57 (2): 242. ISSN 1864-5755. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-12-17. Retrieved 29 May 2012.