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  Mangrove Terrapin

 

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The Mangrove Terrapin is a large species of river turtle with a very smooth carapace.

 

This feature makes it perfectly adapted for it to swim in the tidal currents of mangrove estuaries, its natural habitat. See also List of Thai Animal Names.

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  Mangrove Terrapin