The smooth softshell turtle (Apalone mutica) is a species of softshell turtle of the
family Trionychidae. The species is endemic to North America.
Range: Smooth softshells are found in the Mississippi River drainage and its ...
Maintaining good water quality is key to maintaining healthy softshell turtles.
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
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 ...
Range Description: Apalone mutica inhabits the greater Mississippi basin from
Louisiana up to North Dakota, Minnesota and western Pennsylvania, as well as ...
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No, there is also a smooth softshell turtle. The major difference is that the spiny
softshell has ridges on the front edge of the carapace (upper shell), whereas the
Descriptions and articles about the Smooth Softshell Turtle, scientifically known
as Apalone mutica in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; Distribut...
PAHERP Resource: Have you seen me? Midland Smooth Softshell Turtle.
Habitat: Large rivers. Descripton: The upper shell is grayish olive to brown
For instance, the Florida softshell turtle (Apalone ferox) prefers quiet, still bodies
of water, while the smooth softshell turtle (Apalone muticus) prefers moving ...