Bengal Roof Turtle   TURTLE
Scientific Name:
Kachuga kachuga
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Red-crowned Roofed Turtle, Batagur kachuga
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
CR-IUCN: 2000
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Bangladesh, India, Nepal

Facts Summary:
The Bengal Roof Turtle (Kachuga kachuga) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "reptiles" and found in the following area(s): Bangladesh, India, Nepal. This species is also known by the following name(s): Red-crowned Roofed Turtle, Batagur kachuga.

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Copyright Notice: This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Red-crowned roofed turtle".

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