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Reptilia > Testudines > Cryptodira > Testudinoidea > Geomydidae > Geoemydinae > Melanochelys

Melanochelys trijuga (Schweigger, 1812) – Indian Black Turtle

Taxonomic Notes:

This species is listed as Near Threatened in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (https://www.iucnredlist.org/).


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Indian and global distribution:
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Conservation Status:

This species is listed as Near Threatened in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (https://www.iucnredlist.org/).


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Reptilia > Testudines > Cryptodira > Testudinoidea > Geomydidae > Geoemydinae > Melanochelys


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2020. Melanochelys trijuga (Schweigger, 1812) – Indian Black Turtle. Khandekar, A., P. Roy, and K. Kunte (eds.). Reptiles of India, v. 1.25. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.indianreptiles.org/sp/39/Melanochelys-trijuga
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