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Painted Turtle

Chrysemys picta


A common turtle native to North America. There are four subspecies, the eastern and midland painted turtle are found where this spotting occurred.


Fun fact: Fossils have shown that the painted turtle existed 15 million years ago.

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the_tajminator 11 years ago


Courtney Fisher
Spotted by
Courtney Fisher

York, Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on May 28, 2011
Submitted on Jul 11, 2012

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