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Erymnochelys madagascariensis

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Citation: Leuteritz, T., Kuchling, G., Garcia, G. & Velosoa, J. (Madagascar Tortoise and Freshwater Turtle Red List Workshop) 2008. Erymnochelys madagascariensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 24 October 2014.
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