New distribution record of Black Softshell Turtle Nilssonia nigricans (Anderson, 1875) from Manas National Park, Assam, India

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Gayatri Dutta
Ivy Farheen Hussain
Pranab Jyoti Nath
M. Firoz Ahmed


A new distribution record of the Black Softshell Turtle Nilssonia nigricans is reported from Assam. It was recorded in the protected area of Manas National Park, Baksa district of Assam. A detailed description along with maps and threats to its population is described. 

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