Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Testudines Geoemydidae

Scientific Name: Batagur borneoensis
Species Authority: (Schlegel & Müller, 1844)
Common Name(s):
English Painted Batagur, Painted Terrapin, Saw-jawed Terrapin, Three-striped Batagur
Callagur borneoensis (Schlegel & Müller, 1844)
Emys borneoensis Schlegel & Müller, 1844

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered A1bcd ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-06-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Asian Turtle Trade Working Group
Reviewer(s): Buhlmann, K., Rhodin, A. & van Dijk, P.P. (Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Red List Authority)
Listed as Critically Endangered in Thailand (OEPP 1997).
Previously published Red List assessments:
1996 Critically Endangered (CR)
1994 Endangered (E)
1990 Endangered (E)
1988 Endangered (E)
1986 Vulnerable (V)
1982 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Brunei Darussalam; Indonesia; Malaysia; Thailand
Range Map: Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Juveniles in freshwater areas of rivers; adults in estuarine areas. Terrestrial nest sites (beaches).
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Citation: Asian Turtle Trade Working Group. 2000. Batagur borneoensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T163458A5608163. . Downloaded on 13 October 2015.
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