Indian Peacock Softshell

The Indian Peacock Softshell is classified as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild.

Indian Peacock Softshell Turtle along with several species of Fresh Water Crabs, River Shrimps and Eels some of which grow to massive size are found here. More

Common names

Indian Peacock Softshell in English - English
Indian peacock softshell turtle in English - English
Peacock Soft-shelled Turtle in English - English
peacock softshell turtle in English - English
Pfauenaugen-Weichschildkröte in German - Deutsch

Order : Testudines
Family : Trionychidae
Genus : Aspideretes
Species : Aspideretes hurum
Authority : Gray, 1831