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trachemys terrapen

Trachemys terrapen

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Detailed information
Full Name: Cat Island turtle (Trachemys terrapen)
Where found: Cat Island in the Bahamas
Critical Habitat:N/A
Species Group:Reptiles
Current listing status
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
Endangered 09/30/1991 Foreign (Headquarters) Cat Island in the Bahamas
Federal register documents
Citation Page
09/30/1991 56 FR 49469 49653 ETWP; Endangered Status for Six Foreign Reptiles; 56 FR 49469 49653
04/25/1990 55 FR 17469 17473 ETWP; Proposed Endangered Status for Six Foreign Reptiles; 55 FR 17469 17473
No recovery information is available for the Cat Island turtle.
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