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NATURE & GASTRONOMY
Giant Asian Pond Turtle
Orange-headed Temple Terrapin. It is
typified by the orange spots on its head and the pale
dorsal midline on its carapace.
This species is also known as a Giant Asian Pond Turtle, and in Thai it is called tao waai, literally ‘rattan turtle’. See also List of Thai Animal Names.
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