Platysternidae

Class Reptilia Order Testudines Suborder Cryptodira Family Platysternidae

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A turtle of moderate size with a huge head that cannot be drawn inside its shell, a long scaly tail, and a large plastron

Size

Number of genera, species

1 genus; 1 species

Habitat

Mountain streams

Conservation status

Endangered

Distribution

Southeast Asia

Distribution

Southeast Asia

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