Gopherus polyphemus

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Gopherus polyphemus

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Testudinoidea

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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Chordata Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Stem: Parareptilia
Stem: Procolophonomorpha
Stem: Procolophonia
Stem: Pareiasauroidea
Stem: Pareiasauria

Ordo: Testudines
Subordo: Cryptodira
Superfamilia: Testudinoidea

Familia: Testudinidae
Genus: Gopherus
Species: Gopherus polyphemus

Name[edit]

Gopherus polyphemus (Daudin, 1802: 256)

Type locality: Vicinity of Savannah, Georgia (restricted by K.P. Schmidt, 1953).

Mentions[edit]

  • Testudo polyphemus Daudin, 1802: 256
  • Testudo depressa Guérin-Méneville, 1829
  • Testudo Polyphemus — Duméril & Bibron, 1835: 104
  • Testudo gopher Gray, 1844
  • Testudo Polyphemus — Duméril & Bibron, 1854: 220
  • Gopherus polyphemus — Stejneger 1893
  • Gopherus polyphemus polyphemus, Mertens & Wermuth, 1955
  • Gopherus polyphemus — Conant & Collins, 1991: 74
  • Gopherus polyphemus — Crother, 2000
  • Gopherus polyphemus — Mccord & Joseph-Ouni, 2004

References[edit]

  • Daudin, F.M. 1802: Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière des Reptiles; ouvrage faisant suit à l'Histoire naturell générale et particulière, composée par Leclerc de Buffon; et rédigee par C.S. Sonnini, membre de plusieurs sociétés savantes. Vol. 2. F. Dufart, Paris [1802], 432 pp.

  • McCord, W.P. & Joseph-Ouni, M. 2004: Chelonian Illustrations #14: North and South American Tortoises. Reptilia (G.B.), 34: 47-50

Vernacular Name[edit]

English: Florida Gopher Tortoise
日本語: アナホリゴファーガメ
português: Tartaruga-da-Flórida