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Testudines

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Testudines is a Order within the kingdom Animalia. English vernacular for Testudines is Turtles. More than 1,246 species and subspecies of Testudines have been described.

Testudines Linnaeus, 1758
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia Laurenti, 1768
Order: Testudines Linnaeus, 1758

Vernacular Names

  • Albanian: Breshka
  • Arabic: سلحفاة
  • Azerbaijani: Tısbağalar
  • Basque: Dortoka
  • Belarusian: Чарапахі
  • Bengali, Bangla: কচ্ছপ
  • Breton: Baot
  • Bulgarian: Костенурки
  • Catalan, Valencian: Tortuga
  • Chinese: 龜
  • Croatian: Kornjače
  • Czech: Želvy
  • Danish: Skildpadde
  • Dutch: Lijst van schildpaddensoorten · Schildpadden
  • English: Turtles
  • Esperanto: Testuduloj
  • Estonian: Kilpkonnalised
  • Finnish: Kilpikonnat
  • French: Testudines (classification phylogénétique) · Tortue
  • Galician: Tartarugas
  • Georgian: კუები
  • German: Schildkröten · Systematik der Schildkröten
  • Greek (modern): Χελώνια
  • Gujarati: કાચબો
  • Haitian, Haitian Creole: Tòti
  • Hausa: Afifiya
  • Hebrew (modern): צבים
  • Hungarian: Teknősök
  • Icelandic: Skjaldbaka
  • Ido: Tortugo
  • Indonesian: Kura kura
  • Irish: Turtar
  • Japanese: カメ
  • Javanese: Bulus
  • Kannada: ಆಮೆ
  • Kazakh: Тасбақалар
  • Korean: 거북
  • Kurdish: Kûsî
  • Latin: Testudinata
  • Latvian: Bruņurupuči
  • Limburgish, Limburgan, Limburger: Sjèldkróddele
  • Lingala: Nkóbá
  • Lithuanian: Vėžliai
  • Luxembourgish, Letzeburgesch: Deckelsmouken
  • Macedonian: Желка
  • Malagasy: Sokatra
  • Malay: Penyu
  • Malayalam: ആമ
  • Marathi (Marāṭhī): कासव
  • Navajo, Navaho: Chʼééh digháhii dóó Tsisteeł
  • Norwegian: Skilpadder
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Skjelpadder
  • Pashto, Pushto: کيشپ
  • Persian (Farsi): لاک‌پشت
  • Polish: Systematyka żółwi · Żółwie
  • Portuguese: Testudinata
  • Quechua: Qarapara
  • Romanian: Broască țestoasă
  • Russian: Список видов черепах · Черепахи
  • Sardinian: Tostoine
  • Scottish Gaelic, Gaelic: Muir seilche
  • Serbian: Корњача
  • Slovak: Korytnačkotvaré
  • Slovene: Želve
  • Sundanese: Kuya
  • Swedish: Sköldpaddor
  • Tagalog: Pagong (Testudines)
  • Tajik: Сангпушт
  • Tamil: கடல் ஆமை
  • Thai: เต่า
  • Tibetan Standard, Tibetan, Central: རུས་སྤལ་
  • Turkish: Kaplumbağa
  • Ukrainian: Черепахи
  • Vietnamese: Bộ Rùa
  • Welsh: Crwban
  • Yiddish: טשערעפאכע

Distribution


Map showing distribution of observations of Testudines.

Page Notes

  • URL: http://ZipcodeZoo.com/index.php/Testudines
  • Primary Sources: Global Biodiversity Information Facility · the Taxonomicon · The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011 · ZipcodeZoo.com.
  • Last revised: 2015-2-24. Last revision: ZZBot. 3352 bytes.