A Listing of Australian Turtles
Distribution Key
ORDER: Testudinae (Turtles)

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Scientific Name
Common Name
Distribution
CODE
Carettochelys insculpta*Pitted-Shelled TurtleNTU2014
Chelodina expansaBroad-Shelled River TurtleNSW,Qld,SA,VicA2016
Chelodina longicollisEastern Snake-HeadedTortoiseNSW,Qld,SA,VicC2017
ChelodinanovaeguineaeTurtleNT,QldE2018
Chelodina oblongaOblong TurtleWAG2019
Chelodina rugosaNorthern Snake-NeckedTurtleNT,Qld,WAQ2020
Chelodina steindachneriFlat-Shelled TurtleWAS2021
Elseya dentataTurtleNT,Qld,WAY2028
Elseya latisternumSaw-Shelled TurtleNSW,NT,QldK2029
Emydura australisTurtleWA,NT?
Emydura krefftiiKrefft's River TurtleNSW(?),QldC2033
Emydura macquariiMurray TurtleNSW,Qld,SA,VicE2034
Emydura signataTurtleNSW,QldG2035
Emydura subglobosaTurtleQldY2036
Emydura victoriaeTurtleNT,Qld,WAK2037
Pseudemydura umbrinaWestern Swamp TurtleWAY2044
Rheodytes leukopsTurtleQldK2045

Family: Chelonidae (SEA TURTLES)
Caretta caretta*Loggerhead TurtleNT,Qld,Tas,WAQ2004
Chelonia mydas japonica*Green TurtleNSW(?),NT,Qld,WAW2007
Eretmochelys imbricataHawksbill TurtleNSW(?),NT,Qld,TasA2008
Lepidochelys olivaceaPacific Ridley TurtleNT,Qld,WAZ2011
Chelonia depressaFlatback TurtleNSW(?),NT,Qld,WAU2006
Dermochelys coriaceaLeathery or Luth TurtleNSW,NT,Qld,Tas,WAS2013

DISTRIBUTION KEY
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CI = Christmas Island
CKI = Cocos (Keeling) Island
NSW = New South Wales
NT = Northern Territory
Qld = Queensland
SA = South Australia
Tas = Tasmania
Vic = Victoria
WA = Western Australia