"Lower Pegu" [Burma]; stated as "Irrawaddy Valley" by Smith (1931:140)
(3 specimens) unlocated; supposedly in the BMNH and ZSI according to Smith 1931:140; ZSI 787; ZSI 788; ZSI 789 according to Das pers. comm.
Burmese Star Tortoise
Subgenus Geochelone according to Bour (1984c). Reviewed by Smith (1931; as Testudo platynota), Bourret (1941; as Testudo platynota), Groombridge (1982), and Moll (in Swingland and Klemens, 1989). Considered to be a subspecies of G. elegans by Obst (1985:218; 1986:210) without justification.