Apalone spinifera
Apalone spinifera
(Spiny Softshell)
Native Transplant

15 results for Apalone spinifera (Spiny Softshell)
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Specimen IDCommon NameStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
115858 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJCamdenCooper's Creek1902 02040202 Lower Delawareestablished
115602 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJCumberlandMaurice River system1991 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceestablished
1710860 Spiny SoftshellNJOceanTurnmill Lake2022 02040301 Mullica-Toms 
115855 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJSalemKean's Lake [Elmer Pond], Elmer1910 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceestablished
115854 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJSalemKean's Lake [Elmer Pond], Elmer1957 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceestablished
115860 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJSalemKean's Lake [Elmer Pond], Elmer1960 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceestablished
115853 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJSalemKean's Lake [Elmer Pond], Elmer1960 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceestablished
115852 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJSalemKean's Lake [Elmer Pond], Elmer, at dam breast1959 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceestablished
115850 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJSalemPalatine Lake, near Palatine1949 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceestablished
115851 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJSalemPalatine Lake, near Palatine1954 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceestablished
115861 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJSalemParvin Lake in Parvin State Park1961 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceestablished
1447872 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJSalemParvin State Park Marsh/lake2017 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceunknown
115856 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJSalemRainbow Lake1961 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceestablished
285530 Spiny SoftshellNJSalemSalem County1994 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceunknown
115857 Eastern Spiny SoftshellNJSalemWillow Grove Lake1961 02040206 Cohansey-Mauriceestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/5/2023].

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