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Bickham, John W., J.B. Iverson, J.F. Parham, H. Philippen, A.G. Rhodin, H.B. Shaffer, P.Q. Spinks, and P.P. Van Dijk, 2007. An annotated list of modern turtle terminal taxa with comments on areas of taxonomic instability and recent change. In Proceedings of a workshop on genetics, ethics, and taxonomy of freshwater turtles and tortoises by H.B. Shaffer, N.N. Fitzs Simmons, A. Georges, and A.G. Rhodin Eds., Chelonian Research Monographs 4:173-199 by the Chelonian Research Foundation.
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Bickham, J.F. Parham, H. Philippen, A.G. Rhodin, H.B. Shaffer, P.Q. Spinks, and P.P. Van Dijk, 2007. Turtle taxonomy: Methodology, recommendations, and guidelines. In Proceedings of a workshop on genetics, ethics, and taxonomy of freshwater turtles and tortoises by H.B. Shaffer, N.N. Fitzs Simmons, A. Georges, and A.G. Rhodin Eds., Chelonian Research Monographs 4:73-84 by the Chelonian Research Foundation.
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Das, Indraneil, 2008.  Pelochelys cantorii, Gray 1864 Asian giant soft-shell turtle.  Conservation Biology of Freshwater Turtles and Tortoises, IUCN TTFSG, A.G.J. Rhodin, P.C.H. Pritchard, P.P. van Dijk, R.A. Saumure, K.A. Buhlmann, and J.B. Iverson, Eds. Chelonian Research Monographs, No. 5.

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Farkas, Balazs and Uwe Fritz, 1998.  On the identify of Rafetus swinhoei (Gray, 1873)and Pelochelys maculatus (Heude, 1880).Zoologische Abhandlungen, State Museum fur Tierkunde Dresden, Band 50, No. 5
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Farkas, Balazs and Robert Webb, 2003.  Rafetus leloii Ha Dinh Duc, 2000 ? An invalid species of softshell turtle from Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi, Vietnam.  Zoologische Abhandlungen (Dresden) 53:107-112.
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Farkas, Balazs L., 1992.  Wiederentdeckung eines Exemplars von Rafetus swinhoei (Gray, 1873) im Naturhistorischen Museum Wien.  Salamandra 28:2 145-152.
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Farkas, Balazs and Robert G. Webb. 2003. Rafetus leloii Ha Dinh Duc, 2000 ? an invalid species of softshell turtle from Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi, Vietnam (Reptilia, Testudines, Trionychidae). Zoologische Abhandlungen, 53:107-112.
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Farkas, Balazs and Uwe Fritz. 1998. On the identify of Rafetus swinhoei (Gray, 1873) and Pelochelys maculates (Heude, 1880) (Reptilia: Testudines: Trionychidae). Zoologische Abhandlungen, Band 50, No. 5.
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Fong, J. J., J.F. Parham, H. Shi, B.L. Stuart, and R.L. Carter (2007). A genetic survey of heavily exploited, endangered turtles:  caveats on the conservation value of trade animals. Animal Conservation 2007, P. 1-9.
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Fritz, U., D. Guicking, M. Auer, R.S. Sommers, M. Wink, and A.K. Hundsdorfer, 2007.  Diversity of the Southeast Asian leaf turtle Cyclemys: how many leaves on its tree of life?  Zooligica Scripta, The Norweigan Academy of Science and Letter.
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Georges, Arthur, J. Sean Doody, Carla Eisemberg, Erika A. Alacs, and Mark Rose, 2008.  Caretochelys insculpta Ramsay 1886 ? Pig-nosed Turtle, Fly River Turtle.  Conservation Biology of Freshwater Turtles and Tortoises, IUCN TTFSG, A.G.J. Rhodin, P.C.H. Pritchard, P.P. van Dijk, R.A. Saumure, K.A. Buhlmann, and J.B. Iverson, Eds. Chelonian Research Monographs, No. 5.

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Jensen, Karen A. and Indraneil Das, 2008.  Observations on the influence of seasonality, lunar cycles, and weather conditions of freshwater turtle activity in Sarawak, East Malaysia (Borneo).  Asiatic Herpetological Research, Vol. 11, Pp. 37-42.

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Kalyar , John Thorbjarnarson, and Kumthorn Thirakhupt (2007)  An overview of the current population and conservation status of the critically endangered river terrapin, Batagur baska (Gray, 1831) in Myanmar, Thailand, and Malaysia.  The Natural History Journal of Chulalongkorn University 7(1): 51-65, May 2007.
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Kitimasak, Wachira and Kumthorn Thirakhupt, 2002. New record of Chita chitra Nutphand, 1986 in Mae Ping River, Thailand. The Natural History Journal of Chulalongkorn University 2(1):62-63, February 2002.
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Lo Y-C, Hung C-C, Lai C-S, Wu Z, Nagano I, Maeda T, et al. Human trichinosis after consumption of soft-shelled turtles, Taiwan. Emerg Infect Dis [serial on the Internet]. 2009 Dec [date cited]. Available from http://www.cdc.gov/EID/content/15/12/2056.htm

Le, M.D. and P. Pritchard. 2009. Genetic variability of the critically endangered softshell turtle Rafetus swinhoei: A preliminary report. In the Proceedings of the First Vietnamese National Symposium on Reptiles and Amphibians, pp. 84-92.

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McCloud, Kenneth. 2008. A Photographic Identification Guide to Star-Patterned Tortoises. Identification Guides for Wildlife Law Enforcement No. 12. USFWS, National Fish and Wildlife Forensics Laboratory, Ashland, OR. Link to A photographic guide to star tortoises

Minh Le, William P. McCord, John Iverson (2007).  On the paraphyly of the genus Kachuga (Testudines: Geoemydidae). Elsevier Inc. Science Direct, Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 398-404.
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Mortensen-Hoybye, Klaus. 2004. The tortoise Manouria emys emys: behaviour and habitat in the wild. Masters thesis, University of Southern Denmark.
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Nijman, V. and C. Shepherd (2007).  Trade in non-native, CITES-listed, wildlife in Asia, as exemplified by the trade in freshwater turtles and tortoises (Chelodinae) in Thailand Contributions to Zoology, 76 (3) 207-212.
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Nijman, Vincent and Chris R. Shepherd. 2007.  Trade in non-native, CITES-listed, wildlife in Asia, as exemplified by the trade in freshwater turtles and tortoises (Chelonidae) in Thailand.  Contributions to Zoology, 76 (3) 207-212.  
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Nguyen Khac Phi, Nguyen Dinh Chu, Nguyen Minh Thuyet, Tran Dinh Su, Bui Manh Nhi, Nguyen Quang Minh and Do Ngoc Thong (2002). The legend of Hoan Kiem turtle. Grade 6th Philology, volume 1 (fourth reprinted), Educational Publishing house, pp. 39- 41.

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Praschag, Peter, Rohan Holloway, Arthur Georges, Martin Packert, Anna Hundsdorfer, and Uwe Fritz, 2009.  A new subspecies of Batagur affinis (Cantor, 1847), one of the world?s most critically endangered chelonians (Testudines: Geoemydidae).  Zootaxa 2233:57-68. Contact ATCN library: 

Praschag, Peter, Robert S.Sommer, Colin McCarthy, Richard Gemel, and Uwe Fritz (2008).Naming one of the world?s rarest chelonians, the southern Batagur. Zootaxa 1758: 61-68.
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Platt, Steven G., Win Ko Ko, Lay Lay Khaing, Khin Myo Myo, Thanda Swe, Tint Lwin, and Thomas R. Rainwater (2003).  Population status and conservation of the critically endangered Burmese star tortoise Geochelone platynota in central Myanmar.  Oryx Vol. 37:3, October 2003.
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Platt, Steven G., Robert J. Lee, and Michael W. Klemens (2001). Notes on the distribution, life history, and exploitation of turtles in Sulawesi, Indonesia. In Chelonian Conservation Biology 4(1): 154-159
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Platt, Steven G., Kalyar, Win Ko Ko, Khin Myo Myo, Lay Lay Khaing, and Thomas Rainwater (2007).  Notes on the occurrence and natural history, and conservation status of turtles in central Rakhine (Arakan) state, Myanmar.  Hamadryad Vol. 31, No. 2, pp. 202-211, 2007.
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Praschag, P., A.K. Hundsdorfer, and U. Fritz (2007).  Phylogeny and taxonomy of endangered South and South-east Asian freshwater turtles elucidated by mtDNA sequence varietation (Testudines: Geoemydidae: Batagur, Callagur, Hardella, Kachuga, Pangshura).  The Authors Journal compilation, The Norweigan Academy of Science Letters, Zoological Scripta 2007.
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Riyantol, Awal, Achmad Farajallah, and Jarot Arisona.  2008. The Endangered Sulawesi Tortoise (Indotestudo forstenii) behavior, habitat, population in the wild and harvest level.  Midterm report to the Turtle Conservation Fund

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Shiping Gong, Haitao Shi, Yunming Mo, Markus Auer, Mario Vargas-Ramirez, Anna Hundsdorfer, Uwe Fritz, 2009.  Phylogeography of the endangered black-breasted leaf turtle (Geoemyda spengleri) and conservation implications for other chelonians.  Amphibia-Reptilia 30: 57-62.
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Schoppe, Sabine, 2008.  Science in CITES: The biology and ecology of the Southeast Asian box turtle Cuora amboinensis and its uses and trade in Malaysia. Report by TRAFFIC Southeast Asia.

Shepherd, Chris R., and Vincent Nijman (2007).  An overview of the regulation of the freshwater turtle and tortoise pet trade in Jakarta, Indonesia.  TRAFFIC Southeast Asia, Malaysia.
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Shi Haitao, James F. Parham, Fan Zhiyong, Hong Meiling, and Yin Feng, 2008.  Evidence for the massive scale of turtle farming in China.  Oryx Vol. 42:1, January 2008.
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Stuart, Bryan L,. and Uwe Fritz. 2008.  Historical DNA from museum type specimens clarifies diversity of Asian leaf turtles (Cyclemys).  Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 94:131-141.
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Sy, Emerson, Balazs Farkas, and Balazs Buzas. 2004. The Chinese Soft-shell Turtle Established in the Philippines. Turtle and Tortoise Newsletter, Issue 7, February 2004.
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Wen Cheng, Wang Jian, and Zhou Ting (2007). The status of Rafetus swinhoei in Yunnan.  Report to the Turtle Conservation Fund (TCF), 2007.

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Zhou, Ting, William McCord, Torsten Blanck, and Xiao-feng Sun, 2008.  Rediscovery and first breeding of the Yunnan box turtle, Cuora yunnanensis.  Reptilia, No. 58. 2008.

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