Specimen Information

Pelodiscus sinensis
Pelodiscus sinensis
(Chinese softshell)
Reptiles-Turtles
Exotic

Specimen ID279929
GroupReptiles-Turtles
GenusPelodiscus
Speciessinensis
Common NameChinese softshell
StateNY
CountyKings
LocalityProspect Park in Brooklyn
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSouthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030202
Map
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Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased for food
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:23922
Author:Rahman, S.C., and P.R. Warny
Date:2011
Title:Pelodiscus sinensis (Chinese Softshell Turtle). Extra-limital winter survival.
Journal:Herpetological Review
Volume:42
Issue:2
Pages:267-268
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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