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Timeline for the recent history of the worlds rarest turtle, Swinhoe's softshell turtle (Rafetus swinhoei).

The timeline lists some of the important events regarding this legendary species in Vietnam, in both English and Vietnamese.

Including the reasons why the animal become famous in Vietnam, its historical distribution, and much other useful information about it.

Take a look and feel free to ask us about it!

Download the document here: English

Download the document here: Vietnamese


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PO Box 46
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Asian Turtle Program - Indo-Myanmar Conservation
Room#1806 CT1, C14 Bac Ha Building, To Huu Street, Nam Tu Liem District, Hanoi, Vietnam
PO Box 46
Phone:+84 (0) 24 7302 8389
E-mail: [email protected]

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