Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Hawksbill Eretmochelys imbricata

Photo: Frank van Spelde

Classification

Cheloniidae [family]
Eretmochelys [genus] (1)
imbricata [species]

Classification

Cheloniidae [family]
Eretmochelys [genus] (1)
imbricata [species]

Legislation and policy ?

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species Critically Endangered (CR)
Population trend decreasing
CITES species of CITES Appendix I
SPAW Protocol species of SPAW Annex II
CMS CMS Annex II
Conservation Programs description Species under protection of the IAC - Inter American Convention for the Protection and Conservation of Sea Turtles.

Publications