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Yellow-Bellied Slider

Trachemys scripta

Description:

Yellow-Bellied Slider found in a pond in Alabama. Whenever I got to close to one of these guys, they would just plop off their perch down into the water.



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3 Comments

SargonR
SargonR 3 years ago

Thanks, that helps.

JoshuaGSmith
JoshuaGSmith 3 years ago

Definitely a slider or cooter.

JoshuaGSmith
JoshuaGSmith 3 years ago

The facial stripes are throwing me off; I cant find one whose main stripe goes behind the eye!

Montgomery, Alabama, USA

Lat: 32.38, Long: -86.37

Spotted on Mar 21, 2015
Submitted on Mar 21, 2015

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