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Emydura macquarii  (Gray, 1830)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 949506

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Emydura macquarrii (Gray, 1830)
  Common Name(s): Eastern Short-necked Turtle [English]
    Southern River 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  
                            SuborderPleurodira Cope, 1864  
                               FamilyChelidae Gray, 1825 – Austro-American Side-necked Turtles, Snake-necked Turtles  
                                  SubfamilyChelodininae Baur, 1893  
                                     GenusEmydura Bonaparte, 1836 – Australian Short-necked Turtles  
                                        SpeciesEmydura macquarii (Gray, 1830) – Eastern Short-necked Turtle, Southern River Turtle  
    Direct Children:  
                                           SubspeciesEmydura macquarii emmotti Cann, McCord and Joseph-Ouni in McCord, Cann and Joseph-Ouni, 2003 – Cooper Creek Turtle 
                                           SubspeciesEmydura macquarii krefftii (Gray, 1871) – Krefft's River Turtle 
                                           SubspeciesEmydura macquarii macquarii (Gray, 1830) – Macquarie River Turtle 
                                           SubspeciesEmydura macquarii nigra McCord, Cann and Joseph-Ouni, 2003 – Fraser Island Short-necked 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: Emydura macquarii, Eastern Short-necked Turtle [English], Southern River Turtle [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Australia  



  Comment: IUCN: Not Listed [Least Concern 1996]. TFTSG Draft 2011: Least Concern  



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