Trionyx triunguis

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Trionyx triunguis
Trionyx triunguis

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Trionychoidea

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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Chordata Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Stem: Parareptilia
Stem: Procolophonomorpha
Stem: Procolophonia
Stem: Pareiasauroidea
Stem: Pareiasauria

Ordo: Testudines
Subordo: Cryptodira
Superfamilia: Trionychoidea

Familia: Trionychidae
Subfamilia: Trionychinae
Genus: Trionyx
Species: Trionyx triunguis

Name[edit]

Trionyx triunguis Forskål, 1797

Type locality: Nile River

Synonyms[edit]

  • Testudo triunguis Forskål, 1775
  • Testudo striata Suckow, partim 1798
  • Trionyx aegytiacus Geoffroy 1809 (nomen subst. pro Testudo triunguis)
  • Trionyx niloticus Gray 1831 (nomen subst. pro Testudo triunguis)
  • Trionyx labiatus Bell 1837
  • Trionyx mortoni Hallowell 1844
  • Aspidonectes aspilus Cope 1860
  • Fordia africana Gray 1869
  • Trionyx triunguis — Peters 1876
  • Trionyx triunguis rudolfianus Deraniyagala 1948
  • Trionyx triunguis — Alderton 1988

References[edit]

  • P. Forskål: Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium; quae in itinere Orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. Mölleri, Hauniae, 1775, xxxiv + 164 pp.
  • C.H. Ernst and R.W. Barbour: Turtles of the World. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington 1989, ISBN 1-56098-212-8
  • Peter Uetz and Jakob Hallermann: The TIGR Reptile Database. Retrieved from http://www.reptile-database.org. Last change or update: 15 Oct 2008.

Vernacular names[edit]

Deutsch: Afrikanische Weichschildkröte
English: Nile Soft-shelled Turtle
Nederlands: Afrikaanse weekschildpad
polski: Żółwiak afrykański