EMYSystem Species Page: Callagur borneoensis
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OrderOrder Testudines (turtles, tortoises and terrapins)
FamilyFamily Geoemydidae ()
SubfamilySubfamily no_subfamily ()
GenusGenus Callagur (Painted Terrapins)
SpeciesSpecies Callagur borneoensis (Painted terrapin)
range of species Callagur borneoensis
approximate range
Original Description Schlegel and Müller 1844 : 30
Type Locality "Borneo"
Holotype RMNH 6210; see de Rooij 1915:291
Original name Emys borneoensis
Common name Painted terrapin
Distribution Malaya and Sarawak (Borneo), Malaysia and Sumatra and Kalimantan (Borneo), Indonesia
Comments Reviewed by Moll et al. (1981) and Groombridge (1982).
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