Pelusios subniger 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Testudines Pelomedusidae

Scientific Name: Pelusios subniger
Species Authority: (Lacépède, 1788)
Infra-specific Taxa Assessed:
Common Name(s):
English East African Black Mud Turtle
Testudo subnigra Lacépède, 1788

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/least concern ver 2.3
Year Published: 2016
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Botswana; Burundi; Cameroon; Central African Republic; Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; Gambia; Madagascar; Mozambique; Sao Tomé and Principe; Seychelles; Tanzania, United Republic of; Zambia; Zimbabwe
Guadeloupe; Mauritius
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group. 2016. Pelusios subniger. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T41602A97386507. . Downloaded on 06 December 2016.
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