EMYSystem Species Page: Orlitia borneensis
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OrderOrder Testudines (turtles, tortoises and terrapins)
FamilyFamily Geoemydidae ()
SubfamilySubfamily no_subfamily ()
GenusGenus Orlitia (Malaysian Giant Turtles)
SpeciesSpecies Orlitia borneensis (Malaysian Giant Turtle)
range of species Orlitia borneensis
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Original Description Gray 1873c : 157
Type Locality "Borneo"
Holotype BMNH 1947.3.4.9
Original name Orlitia borneensis
Common name Malaysian Giant Turtle
Distribution Malaya and Sarawak (Borneo), Malaysia and Sumatra and Kalimantan (Borneo), Indonesia
Comments Reviewed by de Rooij (1915) and Boulenger (1912:24-25).
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