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Smooth softshell turtle


The smooth softshell turtle (Apalone mutica) is a species of softshell turtle of the family Trionychidae. The species is endemic to North America.

Smooth softshell turtle - Species profile: Minnesota DNR


The smooth softshell turtle inhabits large rivers of the central United States, preferring large unpolluted rivers with sandy substrate. The midland smooth softshell ...

Midland Smooth Softshell Turtle


Information about and images of the midland smooth softshell turtle.

BioKIDS - Kids' Inquiry of Diverse Species, Apalone mutica, Smooth ...


Smooth softshell turtles are medium or large turtles that live in freshwater. They are called softshell turtles because their back shell is covered by skin, instead of  ...

Apalone mutica (Smooth Softshell Turtle) - IUCN Red List


Range Description: Apalone mutica inhabits the greater Mississippi basin from Louisiana up to North Dakota, Minnesota and western Pennsylvania, as well as ...

Smooth Soft Shells for sale from The Turtle Source


Smooth Softshells make very good community turtles. They love to bury in sand with just their head exposed waiting to surprise a fish. They're excellent ...

PA HERP IDENTIFICATION » Midland Smooth Softshell Turtle


PAHERP Resource: Have you seen me? Midland Smooth Softshell Turtle. Habitat: Large rivers. Descripton: The upper shell is grayish olive to brown carapace ...

Gulf Coast Smooth Softshell | Outdoor Alabama


DESCRIPTION: The Gulf Coast smooth soft shell turtle (Apalone mutica calvata) is one of the two subspecies of smooth softshell turtles (Apalone mutica) in the ...

Smooth Softshell Turtle - Apalone mutica - Details - Encyclopedia of ...


Descriptions and articles about the Smooth Softshell Turtle, scientifically known as Apalone mutica in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; Distribut...

Care Sheet for Soft-shelled Turtles


Though they may bury in the sand, they are quick, alert, and many are graceful swimmers. A big display tank with Spiny, Smooth, or Florida Soft-shelled turtles is  ...

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Smooth Softshell Turtle - Reptiles Magazine


Range: Smooth softshells are found in the Mississippi River drainage and its ... Maintaining good water quality is key to maintaining healthy softshell turtles.

Midland Smooth Softshell | Missouri Department of Conservation


The midland smooth softshell is a rather plain-looking softshell turtle, with a smooth, rather featureless olive-gray or brown shell, and a light stripe bordered by ...

ADW: Apalone mutica: INFORMATION


Smooth softshell turtles are native to temperate areas of North America, ranging throughout the central and south-central United States. Their range extends from  ...