Brown roofed turtle

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Brown roofed turtle
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Testudines
Suborder: Cryptodira
Family: Geoemydidae
Genus: Pangshura
Species: P. smithii
Binomial name
Pangshura smithii
Synonyms[1][2]
  • Batagur smithii Gray, 1863
  • Pangshura smithii (Gray, 1863)
Pangshura smithii smithii
  • Batagur smithii Gray, 1863
  • Pangshura smithii Günther, 1864
  • Clemmys smithii Strauch, 1865
  • Pangshura smith Theobald, 1868 (ex errore)
  • Emia smithii Gray, 1870
  • Kachuga smithii Boulenger, 1889
  • Kachuga smithi Smith, 1931 (ex errore)
  • Kachuga amithii Rudloff, 1974 (ex errore)
  • Kachuga smithi smithi Moll, 1987
  • Kachuga smithii smithii Moll, 1987
  • Pangshura smithii smithii Das, 2001
  • Pngshura smithii Das, 2001
  • Pangshura smithi Gurley, 2003
  • Pangshura smithi smithi Joseph-Ouni, 2004
Pangshura smithii pallidipes
  • Kachuga smithii pallidipes Moll, 1987
  • Kachuga smithi pallidipes van Dijk, 2000
  • Pangshura smithii pallidipes Das, 2001
  • Pangshura smithi pallidipes Joseph-Ouni, 2004

The brown roofed turtle (Pangshura smithii) is a species of the Geoemydidae family of turtles found in South Asia.

Races

References[edit]

 This article incorporates text from Reptilia and Batrachia, Volume 10, by George Albert Boulenger, a publication from 1890 now in the public domain in the United States.

  1. ^ a b Asian Turtle Trade Working Group (2000). "Pangshura smithii". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2009.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved February 3, 2010. 
  2. ^ Fritz Uwe; Peter Havaš (2007). "Checklist of Chelonians of the World". Vertebrate Zoology 57 (2): 239. ISSN 18640-5755. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-12-17. Retrieved 29 May 2012. 

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