Specimen Information

Apalone spinifera
Apalone spinifera
(Spiny Softshell)
Reptiles-Turtles
Native Transplant

Specimen ID266022
GroupReptiles-Turtles
GenusApalone
Speciesspinifera
Common NameSpiny Softshell
StateAZ
CountyMohave
LocalityPierce Ferry, Lake Mead, just below lower end of Grand Canyon
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Mead
HUC8 Number15010005
HUC10 NameGrapevine Wash
HUC10 Number1501000504
HUC12 NameLower Grapevine Wash
HUC12 Number150100050405
Map
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Collection Year1936
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18961
Author:Cowles, R.B., and C.M. Bogert
Date:1936
Title:The herpetology of the Boulder Dam region (Nev., Ariz., Utah)
Journal:Herpetologica
Publisher:Herpetologica.
Volume:1
Issue:2
Pages:33-42
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/17/2019].

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