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Mauremys leprosa leprosa  (Schweigger, 1812)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 949815

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Emys marmorea Spix, 1824
    Clemmys sigriz Michahelles, 1829
    Emys vulgaris Gray, 1830
    Emys laticeps Gray, 1854
    Emys fuliginosus Gray, 1860
    Emys laniaria Gray, 1869
    Emys flavipes Gray, 1869
    Emys fraseri Gray, 1869
    Mauremys leprosa atlantica Schleich, 1996
    Mauremys leprosa erhardi Schleich, 1996
    Mauremys leprosa marokkensis Schleich, 1996
    Mauremys leprosa wernerkaestlei Schleich, 1996
  Common Name(s): Mediterranean Pond Turtle [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderTestudines Batsch, 1788 – tortues, Turtles, Terrapins, Tortoises  
                            SuborderCryptodira Cope, 1868  
                               SuperfamilyTestudinoidea Fitzinger, 1826  
                                  FamilyGeoemydidae Theobald, 1868  
                                     SubfamilyGeoemydinae Theobald, 1868  
                                        GenusMauremys Gray, 1869 – Stripe-necked Turtles  
                                           SpeciesMauremys leprosa (Schweigger, 1812) – Mediterranean Turtle, Mediterranean Pond Turtle, Spanish Terrapin  
                                              SubspeciesMauremys leprosa leprosa (Schweigger, 1812) – Mediterranean Pond Turtle  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turtle Taxonomy Working Group [van Dijk, P. P., J. Iverson, A. Rhodin, H. Shaffer, and R. Bour]  
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: Turtles of the World, 7th Edition: Annotated Checklist of Taxonomy, Synonymy, Distribution with maps, and Conservation Status   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Chelonian Research Monographs, no. 5, v. 7   
  Page(s): 329-479   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1088-7105   
  Notes: doi:10.3854/crm.5.000.checklist.v7.2014 - Available online at   
  Reference for: Mauremys leprosa leprosa   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  






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