My carapace is so big and hard that it was used by the indigenous tribes of Borneo as a shield.
exploring estuaries, I’m not afraid of seawater
being disturbed by my python neighbours!
About Bornean giant turtle – Kali
Scientific name :
Common name :
Bornean giant turtle
Native to :
the Malaysian Peninsula, Borneo
Maximum size :
Conservation status :
the female lays a dozen eggs in the sandy riverbanks where she lives.
insects, amphibians, fish, plants
the carapace of this large tortoise has a rather unique shape: it looks like a mushroom hat!
Location in the Tropical Reserve :
on Python Island, in the python enclosure