Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Testudines Geoemydidae

Scientific Name: Cuora mouhotii
Species Authority: (Gray, 1862)
Common Name(s):
English Jagged-shelled Turtle, Keel-backed Terrapin, Keeled Box Turtle
Cyclemys mouhotii Gray, 1862
Pyxidea mouhotii (Gray, 1862)
Taxonomic Notes: Includes subspecies: C. m. mouhotii (Gray, 1862) and C. m. obsti (Fritz, Andreas & Lehr, 1998). Is sometimes treated under the genus Pyxidea.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1d+2d 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]

Countries occurrence:
China; India; Lao People's Democratic Republic; Myanmar; Viet Nam
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Bibliography [top]

Hilton-Taylor, C. 2000. 2000 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN/SSC Tortoise and Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group and Asian Turtle Trade Working Group. 2000. Changes to 1996 IUCN Red List Status of Asian Turtle Species. In: P.P. van Dijk, B.L. Stuart and A.G.J. Rhodin (eds). Asian Turtle Trade: Proceedings of a Workshop on Conservation and Trade of Freshwater Turtles and Tortoises in Asia, pp.156-164. Chelonian Research Monographs 2. Chelonian Research Foundation, Lunenburg, Massachusetts, USA.

Citation: Asian Turtle Trade Working Group. 2000. Cuora mouhotii. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T163414A5604435. . Downloaded on 07 October 2015.
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