(Apalone Spinifera) What is the
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Scientific Name: Apalone spinifera. Size: 7-17 inches (18-43.2 cm) Status: Species of special concern. Habitat: Large rivers and lakes to small ponds and ...
Geographical Region: They are found in West Virginia, west of the mountains. Size: Females are larger than males. Females can reach up to 18 inches in length, ...
Taxonomic Notes: Includes six widely recognised subspecies: Apalone spinifera spinifera (LeSueur, 1827), A.s. aspera (Agassiz, 1857), A.s. emoryi (Agassiz, ...
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