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non CITES protected chelonians in the markets 


Platysternon megacephalum - Big-headed turtle

200 RMB ($25 US) per kilogram

China, Hong Kong, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam


 

Pictured below are some big heads in a tank in a Chengdu pet market.

 

 P. megacephalum housed with a Red eared slider at the pet market


 

 

 

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