Distribution map


Global distributions were generated using the citations listed below and refined by regional experts. These global distributions are coarse geographical representations of documented occurrence patterns – bounded by maximum extents – for each species. If you have information that could improve or refine these distributions, please use the feedback button to provide as much of this information as possible. Any suggested changes must be accompanied by relevant citations to be accepted and incorporated. Feedback will be reviewed and used to update these distributions periodically.


Caretta caretta - Loggerhead

Chelonia mydas - Green

Dermochelys coriacea - Leatherback

Eretmochelys imbricata - Hawksbill

Lepidochelys kempii - Kemp's ridley

Lepidochelys olivacea - Olive ridley

Natator depressus - Flatback