Dermochelyidae


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Noun1.Dermochelyidae - sea turtles
reptile family - a family of reptiles
Dermochelys, genus Dermochelys - type genus of the Dermochelyidae: leatherback turtles
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Cheloniidae, Dermochelyidae, Emydidae, Testudinidae, Trionychidae, Crocodylidae, Gavialidae, Agamidae, Chameleonidae, Eublepharidae, Gekkonidae, Lacertidae, Scincidae, Uromastycidae, Varanidae, Leptotyphlopidae, Typhlopidae, Boidae, Colubridae, Elapidae, Hydrophiidae, Viperidae and Crotalidae (Khan, 2004, 2006).
Conservation concerns over the entanglement of nontarget species, including sharks, sea turtles (family Dermochelyidae and Cheloniidae), and marine mammals, led to the enactment of a series of time and area closures over a period of 19 years to reduce the bycatch of those species.
Helicops modestus -- Xenodon nattered -- Chelidae Platemys -- platycphala Cheloniidae Chelonia mydas Adult Eepidochelys Adult olivacea -- Dermochelyidae Dermochelys Adult coriacea Emydidae Trachemjs scripta -- Kinostemidae Yjnosternon -- leucostomum Podocnemididae Podocnemis -- imifilis Testudinidae Chelonoidis -- denticnlata Alligatoridae Caiman sp.