Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1651857
GroupReptiles-Turtles
GenusApalone
Speciesferox
Common NameFlorida Softshell
StateSC
CountyColleton
LocalityColleton County, SC, USA
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSalkehatchie
HUC8 Number03050207
HUC10 NameLower Ashepoo River
HUC10 Number0305020710
HUC12 NameLower Ashepoo River
HUC12 Number030502071003
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month5
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pet
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25944
Author:Ueda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S. Loarie.
Date:2019
Title:iNaturalist.org
Publisher:California Academy of Sciences
CommentsiNaturalist observation ID: 4266296
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierNAS Staff
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/19/2021].

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