EMYSystem Text Only Species Page: Cuora mccordi


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order..........TESTUDINES (turtles, tortoises and terrapins)
family...........Geoemydidae ()
subfamily.......no_subfamily
genus...............Cuora (Asian Box Turtles)
species..............Cuora mccordi (McCord's Box Turtle)
Original Description
Ernst 1988b : 446
Holotype
USNM 281850
Type Locality
"highland near Paise, Guangxi Province, China (23 54'N, 106 37'E)" [PRC]; although apparently collected in nearby Yunnan Province according to McCord and Iverson (1991:412)
Original name
Cuora mccordi
Common Name
McCord's Box Turtle
Distribution
Known only from the region of the type locality
Comments
Reviewed by McCord and Iverson (1991).
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