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Atlantic Ridley

A greenish brown sea turtle laying on the beach
Common Name
Atlantic ridley
Kemp's Ridley
Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle
Atlantic Ridley Sea Turtle
FWS Focus

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The table below is a high-level overview of the subsequent branches of this taxon, organized by taxonomic level and further subdivided by items that FWS focuses on, either through a regulatory or other capacity. You can change your list view by selecting an option from the overview table:

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Branches of Lepidochelys kempii

Taxonomic Level Taxa FWS Focus
Aberration 0
Form 0
Morph 0
Race 0
Stirp 0
Subspecies 0
Unspecified 0
Variety 0
All Subtaxa 0 0

Location in Taxonomic Tree

Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Bilateria
Infrakingdom Deuterostomia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Infraphylum Gnathostomata
Superclass Tetrapoda
Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Suborder Cryptodira
Superfamily Chelonioidea
Family Cheloniidae
Subfamily Carettinae
Genus Lepidochelys
Species Lepidochelys kempii FWS Focus

Viewing: descendants of Lepidochelys kempii