Kinosternon hirtipes chapalaense Iverson, 1981

Chapala mud turtle (proposed)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1978

Rediscovered in 2010

IUCN RedList status: "apparently doing fine and is not consumed or collected"

 

Distribution

Lago de Chapala and Laguna de Zapotlan basins of Jalisco and Michoacan, Mexico

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Jacobo Reyes-Velasco, John B. Iverson and Oscar Flores-Villela. (2013). The Conservation Status of Several Endemic Mexican Kinosternid Turtles. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 12(1): 203-208. [Abstract]

Macip-Ríos, Rodrigo et al. (2021). Population Viability Analysis of Kinosternon hirtipes murrayi in Central México, with Notes on the Conservation Status of the Other Three Subspecies of the Lineage. Chelonian Conservation and Biology. https://doi.org/10.2744/CCB-1436.1 [Abstract]

van Dijk, P.P., Hammerson, G., Vazquez Diaz, J., Quintero Diaz, G.E., Santos, G. & Flores-Villela, O. (2007). Kinosternon hirtipes. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 18 August 2013.

 

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