EMYSystem Species Page: Cycloderma aubryi
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OrderOrder Testudines (turtles, tortoises and terrapins)
FamilyFamily Trionychidae (Softshell Turtles)
SubfamilySubfamily Cyclanorbinae (Flapshell Softshell Turtles)
GenusGenus Cycloderma (Central African Flapshell Turtles)
SpeciesSpecies Cycloderma aubryi (Aubry's Flapshell Turtle)
range of species Cycloderma aubryi
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Original Description Duméril 1856 : 374
Type Locality "Gabon"
Holotype MNHN 8006
Original name Cryptopodus [lapsus for Cryptopus] Aubryi
Common name Aubry's Flapshell Turtle
Distribution Central African Republic, Gabon, Cabinda, Rep. Congo, and Zaire
Comments Reviewed by Loveridge and Williams (1957) and Meylan (1987).
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