In 2014 the nomenclature of turtles has undergone a major transformation, I recommend that we stick to it, I for one reorganizare during this year this web meeting their recomendations.
This article only pretend disclose and make the relt of the work of the working group TTWG (Turtle taxonomy world group), which clarifies greatly confused state in which it is encontrabra more accessible, moreover ITIS database is updated also following the recommendations of TTWG.
Turtle Taxonomy Working Group [van Dijk, P. P., J. Iverson, A. Rhodin, H. Shaffer, and R. Bour]. 2014. Turtles of the World, 7th Edition: Annotated Checklist of Taxonomy, Synonymy, Distribution with maps, and Conservation Status. Chelonian Research Monographs, no. 5, v. 7. 329-479.
ITIS. Integrated Taxonomic Information System (http://www.itis.gov
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