Cyclanorbis

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Cyclanorbis
CyclanosteusSenegalensisFord.jpg
Senegal flapshell turtle
(Cyclanorbis senegalensis)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Testudines
Suborder: Cryptodira
Family: Trionychidae
Subfamily: Cyclanorbinae
Genus: Cyclanorbis
Gray, 1854[1][2]
Synonyms[2]

Cyclanorbis is a genus of softshell turtles in the family Trionychidae. The genus is endemic to Africa.

Species[edit]

The genus Cyclanorbis contains the following species:[1]

Nota bene: A binomial authority in parentheses indicates that the species was originally described in a genus other than Cyclanorbis.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Rhodin 2011, p. 000.204
  2. ^ a b Fritz 2007, p. 312

Bibliography[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Gray JE (1854). "Description of a New Genus and some New Species of Tortoises". Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1852: 133-135. (Cyclanorbis, new genus, p. 135).