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Eastern short-necked turtle
(Southern river turtle)
(No Subspecific status)
Emydura macquarii
(GRAY, 1830)

Photo by: P. Kalscheuer
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:09
Information Source for Taxonomy:Fritz, U. & Havas, P. (2007) Checklist of Chelonians of the World. Vertebrate Zoology 57 (2) 149–368
Body length:24 - 34 cm
IUCN status:NE (Not Evaluated)

Current Holdings • Former Holdings
Europe (EU) âž• âž–
  France (1 Holding(s)):
  • Royan (Planet Exotica) 
      Austria (1 Holding(s)):
  • Graz (Turtle Island) 
    Holding(s): 2
    North America âž• âž–
      United States of America (2 Holding(s)):
  • Punta Gorda (Iguanaland) 
  • St. Augustine (Alligator Farm Zoological Park) 
    Holding(s): 2
    Australia and Oceania âž• âž–
      Australia (3 Holding(s)):
  • Doonside (Featherdale Wildlife Park) 
  • Kyabram (Kyabram Fauna Park) 
  • Sydney (Taronga Zoo) 
    Holding(s): 3