Taxon profile


Smooth Soft-shelled Turtle
Apalone mutica LeSueur, 1827

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Testudines »  family Trionychidae - soft-shelled turtles »  genus Apalone

IUCN category:Least Concern
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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Apalone mutica calvata Webb, 1959 - Gulf Coast Smooth Softshell
subspecies Apalone mutica mutica LeSueur, 1827 - Smooth Soft-shelled Turtle

Links and literature

CZ Moravec J. (2008): České názvy živočichů VII. Plazi (Reptilia) 1. Želvy (Testudines), krokodýli (Crocodylia), haterie (Rhynchocephalia)., Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 39 pp. [as Apalone mutica (LeSueur, 1827)]

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