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non CITES protected chelonians in the markets 

Nilssonia formosa - Burmese peacock turtle

70-90 RMB ($9-11 US) per Animal


A particularly attractive species with an appropriate name.

The animal pictured below was in the Guangzhou Chao Tou marketplace.   It was the only specimen found at any of the various markets.




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