Species of Thailand
Malayan snail-eating turtle
Thai: เต่านา, dtao naa
Binomial name: Malayemys macrocephala, John Edward Gray, 1859
The Malayan snail-eating turtle (Malayemys macrocephala) is a species of turtle in Malayemys genus of the Geoemydidae family.
The Malayan snail-eating turtle is found in the Cambodia, Myanmar, west Malaysia and Thailand (coastal southeastern and central of Chao Phraya and Mae Klong basins).
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- Malayemys macrocephala
- English: Malayan snail-eating turtle
- Thai: เต่านา, dtao naa
- Malayemys macrocephala, Turtle Taxonomy Working Group (TTWG) (2014)
- Malayemys macrocephala, Timothy R. Brophy (2004)
- Geoclemys macrocephala, René Léon Bourret (1941)
- Damonia macrocephala, John Edward Gray (1869)
- Emys macrocephala, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1864)
- Clemmys macrocephala, Alexander Strauch (1862)
- Geoclemys macrocephala, John Edward Gray (1860)
- Geoclemmys macrocephala, John Edward Gray (1859)
- Geoclemys macrocephala, John Edward Gray (1859)
Not Evaluated (IUCN2.3)
- Ban Lat District, Phetchaburi
- Cha-Am District, Phetchaburi
- Kaeng Krachan District, Phetchaburi
- Kaeng Krachan National Park
- Kathu District, Phuket
- Kham Thale So District, Nakhon Ratchasima
- Khao Yai Da
- Khao Yai National Park
- Ko Chang District, Trat
- Mae Poen District, Nakhon Sawan
- Mae Rim District, Chiang Mai
- Mueang Phetchaburi District, Phetchaburi
- Mueang Rayong District, Rayong
- Nong Phai District, Phetchabun
- Nong Ya Plong District, Phetchaburi
- Phuket Province
- Tha Mai District, Chanthaburi
- Tha Yang District, Phetchaburi
Range map of Malayemys macrocephala in Thailand
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Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.
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