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Batagur dhongoka (Three-striped Roofed Turtle)

Synonyms: Emys dhongoka; Emys duvaucelii; Kachuga dhongoka; Kachuga hardwickii

Wikipedia Abstract

The three-striped roofed turtle (Batagur dhongoka) is a species of turtle in the genus Batagur.
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Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Batagur dhongoka

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Lower Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests Bangladesh, India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Orissa semi-evergreen forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Terai-Duar savanna and grasslands Bhutan, India, Nepal Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Upper Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
National Chambal Sanctuary IV   Madhya Pradesh, India

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Himalaya Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan No

Consumers

Distribution

Nepal, Bangladesh, NE India (Ganges and Brahmaputra drainages) Terra typica: Unstated; restricted by Smith 1931:130, to "N. India.";

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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