Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Testudines Trionychidae

Scientific Name: Dogania subplana
Species Authority: (Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1809)
Common Name(s):
English Malayan Soft-shelled Turtle
Trionyx subplanus Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1809

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/least concern 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)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Recorded from southern Myanma, Mergui Islands, Thailand (including Phuket), western Malaysia (including Pulau Tioman), Indonesia (Java, Sumatera, Borneo, Singkep, Natuna Besar), Singapore, and the Philippine Islands.
Countries occurrence:
Indonesia; Malaysia; Myanmar; Philippines; Singapore
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Asian Turtle Trade Working Group. 2000. Dogania subplana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T46578A11061078. . Downloaded on 05 October 2015.
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