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Pelodiscus maackii (Chinese Soft-shelled Turtle)

Synonyms: Amyda maacki; Trionyx maackii

Wikipedia Abstract

Pelodiscus maackii, commonly known as the Amur softshell turtle or the northern Chinese softshell turtle, is a species of turtle found in the Russian Far East, northeastern China, and Korea.
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Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Bohai Sea saline meadow China Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas  
Central China loess plateau mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Central Korean deciduous forests Republic of Korea, Dem. People's Rep of Korea Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Changbai Mountains mixed forests China, Dem. People's Rep of Korea Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Changjiang Plain evergreen forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Daba Mountains evergreen forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Guizhou Plateau broadleaf and mixed forests China Palearctic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Hainan Island monsoon rain forests China Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Hengduan Mountains subalpine conifer forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Honshu alpine conifer forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests  
Huang He Plain mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Jian Nan subtropical evergreen forests China Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Manchurian mixed forests Republic of Korea, Dem. People's Rep of Korea, China, Russia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Mongolian-Manchurian grassland China, Mongolia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Nansei Islands subtropical evergreen forests Japan Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests    
Nihonkai evergreen forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests    
Nihonkai montane deciduous forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests  
Northeast China Plain deciduous forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northern Indochina subtropical forests China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northern Vietnam lowland rain forests Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests  
Okhotsk-Manchurian taiga Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Ordos Plateau steppe China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Qin Ling Mountains deciduous forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Qionglai-Minshan conifer forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Red River freshwater swamp forests Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sichuan Basin evergreen broadleaf forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
South China-Vietnam subtropical evergreen forests China, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southeast Tibet shrub and meadows China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Suiphun-Khanka meadows and forest meadows China, Russia Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Taiheiyo evergreen forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Taiheiyo montane deciduous forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Taiwan subtropical evergreen forests Taiwan Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Ussuri broadleaf and mixed forests Russia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Yellow Sea saline meadow China Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Yunnan Plateau subtropical evergreen forests China Palearctic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Bach Ma National Park II 54733 Viet Nam
Daweishan Nature Reserve V 122415 Yunnan, China  
Fanjingshan Nature Reserve V 86145 Guizhou, China  
Fujian Wuyishan Nature Reserve V 206754 Fujian, China  
Khankaisky State Nature Reserve 97085 Primorsky Krai, Russia
Khinganskiy State Nature Reserve 239873 Amur, Russia
Komsomolsky Zapovednik Ia 159168 Khabarovsk, Russia
Tianmushan Biosphere Reserve 47993 China  

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Indo-Burma Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam No
Japan Japan No
Mountains of Southwest China China, Myanmar No

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Amphimerus ovale <Unverified Name>[1]
Amphimerus tongshanensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Aspidogaster conchicola[1]
Astiotrema amydae <Unverified Name>[1]
Astiotrema brevicaecum <Unverified Name>[1]
Astiotrema elongatum <Unverified Name>[1]
Astiotrema foochowense <Unverified Name>[1]
Astiotrema odhneri <Unverified Name>[1]
Astiotrema orientalis <Unverified Name>[1]
Astiotrema spinosum <Unverified Name>[1]
Cephalogonimus japonicus <Unverified Name>[1]
Cephalogonimus manchuricus <Unverified Name>[1]
Cephalogonimus parvus <Unverified Name>[1]
Coeuritrema mica <Unverified Name>[1]
Coeuritrema oschmarini <Unverified Name>[1]
Cotylaspis sinensis[1]
Cucullanus fujianensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Kaurma orientalis <Unverified Name>[1]
Leurosoma baiyandienensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Leurosoma spinosum <Unverified Name>[1]
Lophotaspis orientalis[1]
Neopolystoma palpebrae <Unverified Name>[1]
Opisthioglyphe dinodontis <Unverified Name>[1]
Opisthorchis wuhanensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Trionychotrema taenioidea <Unverified Name>[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Cango Wildlife Ranch
Clyde Peeling's Reptilandsinensis
Espace Zoolog de St-Martin-la-Plaine
Hai Park Kiriat Motzkin
Hansenberg Organia
Honolulu Zootuberculatus
Kazan Zoological & Botanical Garden
Kyiv Zoological Park
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny w Lodz
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Wybrzeza
Miskolc Zoo/Állatkert és Kultúrpark
Montecasino Bird Gardens
Novosibirsk Zoological Park
Parc de Lunaret
Parc Zoologique d'Amneville
Park i Ogrod Zoologiczny w Krakowie
Sedgwick County Zoo
Shepreth Wildlife Park
South Lakes Wild Animal Park
Tallinn Zoo
Tbilisi Zoo
Toronto Zoosinensis
Ueno Zoological Gardens
Usti nad Labem Zoo
Wroclaw Zoo, LLC
Zoo Dresden GmbH
Zoo Osnabrück
Zoo Parc de Beauval
Zoo Santo Inácio Vila Nova de Gaia
Zoologicka Zahrada Bratislava
Zoologischer Garten Frankfurt

Distribution

C/S China (Liaoning, Shaanxi, Anhui, Zhejiang), N Vietnam, Hainan, Taiwan, S Far East (Russia), Korea, Bonin Islands, Indonesia (Timor), Japan, Thailand and W Malaysia (introduced), USA (introduced to Hawaii) Terra typica: Manzhouli Terra typica: "klein;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators.
Specially protected natural territories of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access