Rafetus euphraticus 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Testudines Trionychidae

Scientific Name: Rafetus euphraticus
Species Authority: (Daudin, 1801)
Common Name(s):
English Euphrates Softshell Turtle
Testudo euphratica Daudin, 1801
Trionyx euphraticus (Daudin, 1801)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1ac+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): European Reptile & Amphibian Specialist Group

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Iran, Islamic Republic of; Iraq; Syrian Arab Republic; Turkey
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Semi-aquatic
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Citation: European Reptile & Amphibian Specialist Group. 1996. Rafetus euphraticus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T19070A8809367. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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