E-Fauna Photo Gallery

Apalone spinifera  (Spiny Softshell Turtle)

Photo of Apalone spinifera by <a href="http://www.stanleyparkecology.ca">Stanley Park Ecology Society</a>
© Stanley Park Ecology Society (Photo ID #16280)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Stanley Park Photographer Stanley Park Ecology Society
Habitat Wetland
Photo Date August 23, 2011 Upload Date February 27, 2012
Elevation (m) 0
UTM Zone # Latitude 49.2958831787109
UTM Easting Longitude -123.140312194824
UTM Northing Photo ID # 16280
Notes This spiny softshell turtle sighting at Lost Lagoon in Stanley Park was confirmed by provincial wildlife experts. See the web page at: http://www.speciesatrisk.hat.bc.ca/western-painted-turtle/15-western-painted-turtle/non-native-turtles-found-in-bc/22-spiny-softshell-turtle

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