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MCZ Herpetology R-194092

Chitra indica (Gray, 1831)

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 1970-01-01

Asia: India | [no specific locality data]

Current Identification
Chitra indica (Gray, 1831)
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Anapsida Testudinata Cryptodira Trionychoidea Trionychidae
Common Name(s): Indian Narrow-headed Softshell Turtle; narrow-headed softshell turtle
Determiner: Label
Nature of ID: expert ID

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Part Condition Disposition Count
skeleton (dry) fair in collection 1 History
Remarks: skull and forelimbs separate

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  • iron frame and plinth on which specimen is mounted, plus label, indicates this was either a public museum or demonstration mount; housed in Oversized Collection Cabinet #2

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  • Continent:
  • Asia
  • Country:
  • India
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7000198 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • India
  • Georeference:
  • 22.5222360, 77.7382830 (Error radius: 1675422m) By: Rachel L. Hawkins Sipe on 2020-05-26 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 1970-01-01
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date]
  • Collector:
  • [no agent data]

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  • [Masked]

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