Pelodiscus sinensis (Wiegmann, 1835)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataReptiliaTestudinesTrionychidaePelodiscus

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Full Name

Pelodiscus sinensis (Wiegmann, 1835)

Common names

  • Chinese Soft-shelled Turtle eng
  • Chinese Softshell eng
  • Chinese softshell turtle eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Basionym

Trionyx sinensis Wiegmann, 1835

Habitat

Not marine

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Reptilia
order
Testudines
family
Trionychidae
genus
Pelodiscus
species
Pelodiscus sinensis
 
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Bibliography

FELIX-SILVA, D.; HERNÁNDEZ-RUZ, E. J. ; FIGUEREIDO, M. W.; Pezzuti, JBC (2012) Geographic distribution: PELODISCUS SINENSIS Wiegmann, 1835 (Chinese softshell turtle).: Herpetological Review 43(4): 616

Frank, Norman & Ramus, Erica (1995) A Complete Guide to Scientific and Common Names of Reptiles and Amphibians of the World.: Pottsville: N G Publishing Inc., 377 pp.

Known issues

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  • basionym relation derived

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
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Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.