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Spiny softshell turtle - Wikipedia


The spiny softshell turtle (Apalone spinifera) is a species of softshell turtle, one of the largest freshwater turtle species in North America. Both the common name, ...

Spiny softshell turtle videos, photos and facts - Apalone spinifera ...


Learn more about the Spiny softshell turtle - with amazing Spiny softshell turtle photos ... This species is also protected under the Species at Risk Act (SARA).

Spiny Softshell - Northern State University


ENDANGERED SPECIES ... Because the spiny softshell turtle is listed as threatened in South Dakota, collection, capture, and disturbance of this species

Spiny Softshell Turtle - Reptiles and Amphibians of Ontario | A New ...


The spiny softshell is Ontario's only turtle with a flexible, leathery carapace ... The spiny softshell turtle is currently listed as Endangered by the Committee on the ...

spiny softshell Turtles - TreeHugger


Mar 28, 2013 ... It's not just in Thailand that people get caught with endangered turtles, it happens right here in North America. In Toronto, A local restauranteur ...

ADW: Apalone spinifera: INFORMATION


The eastern spiny soft-shell turtle (A. spinifera spinifera) occupies the ranges from .... by the IUCN, CITES, or the U.S. Endangered Species Act. (Harding, 1997 ).

Spiny Soft-shelled Turtle, Apalone spinifera, Family: Trionychidae


Spiny Soft-shell Turtles are quite cute and comical as baby turtles. They are ... They are listed by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada  ...

Eastern Spiny Softshell Turtle | Herpetological Resource and ...


Eastern Spiny Softshell Turtle. Scientific ... Rivers and larger streams, inland lakes, reservoirs, and even protected bays and river mouth areas in Great Lakes.

Four U.S. Freshwater Turtles Receive International Trade Protection


May 23, 2016 ... WASHINGTON— Coinciding with World Turtle Day, the U.S. Fish and ... on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). ... Florida softshell turtles, smooth softshell turtles and spiny softshell ...

Species Profile (Spiny Softshell) - Species at Risk Public Registry


Other/Previous Names: Eastern Spiny Softshell Turtle,Spiny Softshell Turtle ... The Spiny Softshell is a "specially protected" species under Ontario's Fish and ...

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Spiny Softshell Turtle - National Wildlife Federation


Learn about the biology and behavior of the spiny softshell turtle.

Facts About Softshell Turtles | Animals - mom.me


Several species of softshell turtle are endangered, for example Cantor's ... Eastern spiny softshells (Apalone spinifera) also occasionally make an appearance.

Apalone spinifera - BioKIDS - University of Michigan


Spiny softshell turtles have soft, flat, rounded carapaces (shells) without large scales. ... Spiny softshell turtles occupy areas from central-eastern U.S. (western New .... They are not listed as endangered, vulnerable, or threatened by the IUCN, ...