Cuora pitheca Yeh 1981 (Asian box turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pangeoemydidae

Belongs to Cuora according to Yeh 1981

Sister taxa: Cuora amboinensis, Cuora aurocapitata, Cuora bourreti, Cuora flavomarginata, Cuora galbinifrons, Cuora mccordi, Cuora mouhotii, Cuora pani, Cuora picturata, Cuora trifasciata, Cuora tungia, Cuora yunnanensis, Cuora zhoui

Type specimen: IVPP V 6178. Its type locality is Lufeng, which is in a Turolian fluvial-lacustrine lignite/mudstone in China.

Ecology: aquatic omnivore

Distribution: found only at Lufeng

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