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Trionychinae  Gray, 1825
Taxonomic Serial No.: 948964

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderTestudines Batsch, 1788 – tortues, Turtles, Terrapins, Tortoises  
                            SuborderCryptodira Cope, 1868  
                               SuperfamilyTrionychoidea Gray, 1825  
                                  FamilyTrionychidae Gray, 1825 – Softshell Turtles  
                                     SubfamilyTrionychinae Gray, 1825  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Genus Amyda Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1809 – Asiatic Softshell Turtles 
                                        Genus Apalone Rafinesque, 1832 – North American Softshell Turtles, North American Softshells 
                                        Genus Chitra Gray, 1844 – Narrow-headed Softshell Turtle 
                                        Genus Dogania Gray, 1844 – Malayan Softshell Turtles 
                                        Genus Nilssonia Gray, 1872 – Burmese Peacock Softshell Turtles 
                                        Genus Palea Meylan, 1987 – Wattle-necked Softshell Turtles, wattle-necked softshell turtle, Wattle-necked Softshells 
                                        Genus Pelochelys Gray, 1864 – Asian Giant Softshell Turtles 
                                        Genus Pelodiscus Fitzinger, 1835 – Chinese Softshell Turtle, Chinese Softshells 
                                        Genus Rafetus Gray, 1864 – Bicallosite Softshell Turtles 
                                        Genus Trionyx Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1809 – Softshell Turtles, African Softshell Turtles 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turtle Taxonomy Working Group [van Dijk, P. P., J. Iverson, A. Rhodin, H. Shaffer, and R. Bour]  
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: Turtles of the World, 7th Edition: Annotated Checklist of Taxonomy, Synonymy, Distribution with maps, and Conservation Status   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Chelonian Research Monographs, no. 5, v. 7   
  Page(s): 329-479   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1088-7105   
  Notes: doi:10.3854/crm.5.000.checklist.v7.2014 - Available online at   
  Reference for: Trionychinae   

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