Spiny softshell turtles are sometimes marketed for human consumption and some places have made laws dealing with catch limits, catch seasons, as well as size limitations.
Positive Impacts: food
This article is unpublished.
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Animal Diversity Web
David Armitage, Animal Diversity Web Staff
Pamela Bartholomew, Michigan State University
James Harding, Michigan State University, , 205 Museum, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824
Bartholomew, P. 2008. "Apalone spinifera" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Apalone_spinifera.html
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