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The red-eared slider (Trachemys scripta elegans) in Asia: a review

  • Neil F. Ramsay
  • Pek Kaye Abigayle Ng
  • Ruth M. O'Riordan
  • Loke Ming Chou
Part of the Invading Nature - Springer Series In Invasion Ecology book series (INNA, volume 2)

This chapter reviews what is currently known about the status of red-eared sliders in Asia, as well as the potential impact of this non-indigenous species (NIS) on the native Asian biota. It includes published literature, information from websites, as well as mentioning ongoing research where known.

Keywords

Indigenous Species Religious Reason Freshwater Turtle Veterinary Authority Turtle Conservation 
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© Springer 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Neil F. Ramsay
    • 1
  • Pek Kaye Abigayle Ng
    • 1
  • Ruth M. O'Riordan
    • 1
  • Loke Ming Chou
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biological SciencesNational University of SingaporeSingapore

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