Asian Giant Tortoise 

Scientific Name:
Manouria emys
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Asian Tortoise, Black Giant Tortoise, Burmese Brown Tortoise, Burmese Mountain Tortoise, Six-legged Tortoise
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-IUCN: 2000
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

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