EMYSystem Species Page: Kinosternon angustipons
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OrderOrder Testudines (turtles, tortoises and terrapins)
FamilyFamily Kinosternidae (American Mud and Musk Turtles)
SubfamilySubfamily Kinosterninae (American Mud and Musk turtles)
GenusGenus Kinosternon (American Mud and Musk Turtles)
SpeciesSpecies Kinosternon angustipons (Narrow-bridged Mud Turtle)
range of species Kinosternon angustipons
approximate range
Original Description Legler 1965 : 617
Type Locality "Los Diamantes, Limón Province, Costa Rica"
Holotype KU 43631
Original name Kinosternon angustipons
Common name Narrow-bridged Mud Turtle
Distribution Caribbean versant from southeastern Nicaragua to northwestern Panama
Comments Reviewed by Legler (1966), Iverson (1980b), and Groombridge (1982).
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