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CAVS: 2827

Species Elseya irwini Cann, 1997

Irwin's Turtle

Introduction

Distinguished by the female's pale, primarily white head.

 

Distribution

States

Queensland


Extra Distribution Information

Restricted to Burdekin, Johnstone and Hartley Creek drainages

Australian Endemic.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IBRA

Qld: Brigalow Belt North (BBN), Central Mackay Coast (CMC)

Ecological Descriptors

Freshwater, noctidiurnal, omnivore.

 

History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
09-Aug-2012 09-Aug-2012 MODIFIED
29-Apr-2011 29-Apr-2011 MODIFIED
08-Mar-2011 08-Mar-2011 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)