EMYSystem Species Page: Cyclemys tcheponensis
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OrderOrder Testudines (turtles, tortoises and terrapins)
FamilyFamily Geoemydidae ()
SubfamilySubfamily no_subfamily ()
GenusGenus Cyclemys (Asian Leaf Turtles)
SpeciesSpecies Cyclemys tcheponensis (Stripe-necked Leaf Turtle)
range of species Cyclemys tcheponensis
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Original Description Bourret 1939 : 7
Type Locality "Haute Sé-Bang-Hien, (centre de la Chaîne annamitique)" [Vietnam]
Holotype NUH T-43; illustrated in the original description.
Original name Geoemyda tcheponensis
Common name Stripe-necked Leaf Turtle
Distribution Thailand to Vietnam
Comments Synonymous with Cyclemys dentata according to McDowell (1964) and Das (1991), but removed from that synonymy by McMorris (1976). Reviewed by Bourret (1941; as Geoemyda tcheponensis).
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