• Common name:

    New Guinea snake-necked turtle
  • ESF category:

  • IUCN category:

    Critical endangered
  • CITES:

    INT - Appendix II
    EU - Appendix B
  • Registered animals:

  • Studbook coordinators:

    Jimmy Helgesson
  • Register your animals

    To register your animals or if you have other questions, please contact the studbook coordinator.

Species Description

The Roti Island snake-necked turtle (Chelodina mccordi ), also commonly known as McCord's snakeneck turtle, is a critically endangered turtle species from Rote Island in Indonesia.