EMYSystem Genus Page: Pelochelys
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OrderOrder Testudines (turtles, tortoises and terrapins)
FamilyFamily Trionychidae (Softshell Turtles)
SubfamilySubfamily Trionychinae (Common Softshell Turtles)
GenusGenus Pelochelys (Asian Giant Softshell Turtles)
range of genus Pelochelys
approximate range
P. bibroni
P. cantori
Original Description Gray 1864a : 89
Common name Asian Giant Softshell Turtles
Distribution As for the single species
Comments Reviewed by Meylan (1987).
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