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Cuora yunnanensis

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Citation: van Dijk, P.P., Blanck, T. & Lau, M. 2010. Cuora yunnanensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 17 September 2014.
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