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Notes on the American soft-shell turtles with special reference to Amyda agassizii

Leonhard Stejneger

Notes on the American soft-shell turtles with special reference to Amyda agassizii

by Leonhard Stejneger

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Published by Museum of Comparative Zoology in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amyda agassizii.,
  • Reptiles -- North America.,
  • Soft-shelled turtles.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Leonhard Stejneger.
    SeriesBulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology -- v. 94, no. 1
    ContributionsHarvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL1 .H3 v.94, no.1
    The Physical Object
    Pagination75 p. :
    Number of Pages75
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21820165M

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Herpetological Papers by Leonhard Stejneger, 3 volumes (with papers).Author: Leonhard Stejneger. The softshell turtle. Florida Wildlife 21(2) 20 Stejneger, L. Notes on the American soft-shell turtles with special reference to Amyda agassizii.

Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology – 21 Webb, R. North American recent soft-shelled turtle (Family Trionychidae). L. StejnegerNotes on the American soft-shell turtles with special reference to Amyda agassizii Bull.

Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard Univ., 94 (1) (), pp. Google ScholarCited by: 2. "Notes on the Habits of the Soft-Shell Turtle-Amyda Mutica" is an article from American Midland Naturalist, Volume 7.

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Softshell turtle, (family Trionychidae), any of about 30 turtle species characterized by a flattened shell. The shell lacks the epidermal scutes (large scales) characteristic of most turtles, as in the leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea), and the bony architecture of the shell is ells have long necks and streamlined heads with elongated proboscis-like snouts bearing the.

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 New World softshell turtles with the most Old World characteristics of the Old World, like its longitudinally wrinkled carapace, tolerance for brackish water, and relatively large size.

Stejneger, L. Notes on the American soft-shell turtles with special reference to Amyda agassizii. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology – Stunkard, H. On some trematodes from Florida turtles. Transactions of the American. • DEFINITION.

This is the smallest American species, with the maximal size of females (carapace length near 36 em) exceeding that of males (near 21 cm). Septal ridges are absent in the nose, and the carapace lacks a marginal ridge.

The juvenile pattern on the carapace (young of both sexes and. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. Description of a New Softshell Turtle From the Southeastern United States. BY ROBERT G. WEBB. Examination of softshell turtles allied to Trionyx muticus from the southeastern United States discloses the presence of an undescribed subspecies inhabiting river systems of the Gulf Coast.

The author is indebted to Mr. Roger Conant for constructive criticism of the manuscript. Species: Amyda cartilaginea Maximum carapace length: 75 cm.

The Asiatic Softshell Turtle is a widespread species of the genus Amyda. This large freshwater turtle mainly inhabits lowland streams in forested areas. It appears to be both diurnal and nocturnal. The diet of this species is variable and includes insects, crustaceans, fish.

The turtle’s nose is long and piglike, and its feet are fully webbed. This helps the spiny softshell turtle swim, since it spends most of its life in the water. Range. The spiny softshell turtle is spread throughout most of the United States, from the central-eastern U.S.

to Wisconsin and Minnesota, and as far south as Mexico. Its habitat. Stejneger, Leonhard Notes on the American soft-shelled turtles with special reference to Amyda agassizii.

Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard 94 (1):30 plates - get paper here; Stevenson, D. Geographic distribution: Apalone spinifera (spiny softshell). Herpetological Review Some other US states, too, have already adopted strict limitations on wild turtle trade. InSouth Carolina passed the law (Bill H) restricting interstate and international export of wild-caught turtles (both soft-shell and some other species) to 10 turtles per person at one time, or 20 turtles per person per year.

Taxonomy. Humans and softshell turtles have a long history, not usually to the benefit of the turtles. The various species have been exploited for their meat throughout their extensive range. A few species also appear for sale as pets, although they are not the easiest of animals to maintain.

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According to a new study published in the journal PLoS ONE, turtles served as more than tasty treats for Native American tribes throughout North America; in fact, turtle.

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