EMYSystem Genus Page: Chinemys
home introduction world turtle database conservation resources contact us  
OrderOrder Testudines (turtles, tortoises and terrapins)
FamilyFamily Geoemydidae ()
SubfamilySubfamily no_subfamily ()
GenusGenus Chinemys (Chinese Pond Turtles)
range of genus Chinemys
approximate range
C. nigricans
C. reevesii
Original Description Smith 1931 : 116
Common name Chinese Pond Turtles
Distribution Southeastern and eastern Asia
Comments Tribe Batagurini. See Bour (1980a) for generic overview.
species list     Note - informational or help links appear in red.  
      Additional Resources  
Species Key Phylogenetic Hypothesis
species key phylogeny
Copyright © 2000 The Terra Cognita Laboratory