Specimen Information

Apalone ferox
Apalone ferox
(Florida Softshell)
Reptiles-Turtles
Native Transplant

Specimen ID156044
GroupReptiles-Turtles
GenusApalone
Speciesferox
Common NameFlorida Softshell
StateNC
CountyWake
LocalityNeuse River near Raleigh
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Neuse
HUC8 Number03020201
HUC10 NameWalnut Creek-Neuse River
HUC10 Number0302020111
HUC12 NamePoplar Creek-Neuse River
HUC12 Number030202011103
Map
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Collection Year1900
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased pet
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13257
Author:Palmer, W.M., and A.L. Braswell.
Date:1995
Title:Reptiles of North Carolina.
Publisher:The University of North Carolina Press for North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Chapel Hill and London.
Pages:412 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/26/2020].

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