Also considered highly at risk: the Nubian flapshell turtle (Cyclanorbis elegans), not seen in the wild in at least 15 years and feared extinct by some conservationists. All told about half of all ...
Northern river terrapin. Photo by Rupali Ghosh. 5. Nubian flapshell turtle (Cyclanorbis elegans) This soft-shelled carnivorous turtle is thought to occur in river basins in Ghana, Nigeria, Benin, Chad ...