The Florida softshell turtle (Apalone ferox) is a species of softshell turtle native to
the Southeastern United States. Contents. [hide]. 1 Geographic range; 2 ...
Description: Like other softshells, the Florida softshell turtle (Apalone ferox) is a
large, flat turtle with skin covering its shell (resembling a pancake). It is the ...
The Florida soft-shelled turtle (Apalone ferox) is the largest species in North
America, and the young are the most colorful. They have small bumps on their ...
unequivocally: “the Florida softshell.” The Florida softshell turtle (Apalone ferox)
is a large freshwater turtle with a relatively flat, leathery shell and a distinctive.
Florida has approved strong conservation measures for freshwater turtles.
Concerned ... Softshell turtles may not be taken from the wild from May 1 to July
Florida softshell turtles are highly aquatic and are found in freshwater ponds,
lakes, swamps, marshes, and sometimes drainage ditches. They are generally ...
Apalone ferox (Florida Softshell) Reptiles-Turtles Native Transplant. Collection
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Alternate name: Florida Softshell Turtle. Family: Trionychidae, Softshell Turtles
view all from this family. Description Dark brown to olive green, leathery carapace
Oct 29, 2008 ... William Shockley and his teenage son are fishing for freshwater turtles the same
way their family has done for four generations in south-central ...
The Florida Softshell Turtle is a species of American freshwater turtles, and is one
of the 26 species of turtles found in Florida. They are the largest of the.