Sinotaia guangdungensis (Kobelt, 1906),

Ng, Ting Hui, Dulipat, Jasrul, Foon, Junn Kitt, Lopes-Lima, Manuel, Alexandra Zieritz, & Liew, Thor-Seng, 2017, A preliminary checklist of the freshwater snails of Sabah (Malaysian Borneo) deposited in the BORNEENSIS collection, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, ZooKeys 673, pp. 105-123: 106

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Sinotaia guangdungensis (Kobelt, 1906)


Sinotaia guangdungensis (Kobelt, 1906)  Figure 3A

Material examined.

BOR/MOL8674, BOR/MOL8709.

Distribution and habitat.

Collected from a paddy field stream in Kota Marudu, and from a pond in Nabawan.


Sinotaia guangdungensis  is native to Southern China and has to date, been introduced to Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, and Australia ( Ng et al. 2014). This is a first record for Sabah.