EMYSystem Species Page: Cuora trifasciata
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OrderOrder Testudines (turtles, tortoises and terrapins)
FamilyFamily Geoemydidae ()
SubfamilySubfamily no_subfamily ()
GenusGenus Cuora (Asian Box Turtles)
SpeciesSpecies Cuora trifasciata (Chinese Three-striped Box Turtle)
range of species Cuora trifasciata
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Original Description Bell 1825 : 305
Type Locality Not stated
Holotype Not located
Original name Sternothaerus trifasciatus
Common name Chinese Three-striped Box Turtle
Distribution Northern Vietnam to Guangsi, Guangdong, Fujian, and Hainan Dao provinces, China (PRC); possibly also in northern Burma (Myanmar)
Comments Reviewed by Smith (1931), Pope (1935; as Cyclemys trifasciata), and Bourret (1941).
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