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Chicken Turtle

Deirochelys reticularia reticularia

Description:

Chicken Turtle

Habitat:

Tributary Subdivision

Notes:

Chicken Turtle

2 Species ID Suggestions

Chicken Turtle
Deirochelys reticularia retucularia Chicken turtle
River Cooter
Pseudemys concinna http://srelherp.uga.edu/turtles/psecon.htm


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4 Comments

swain14
swain14 a year ago

Why is it called a chicken turtle

Logan Pinty
Logan Pinty 5 years ago

Cool

NeilDazet
NeilDazet 8 years ago

This one is actually a young River cooter, Pseudemys concinna. See 2nd picture on the SREL page - link provided on my Suggested ID.

marcus.durr
marcus.durr 8 years ago

bandhturtlesite, Thanks for the ID.

marcus.durr
Spotted by
marcus.durr

Georgia, USA

Spotted on Apr 19, 2012
Submitted on Apr 19, 2012

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