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River Cooter

Pseudemys concinna


In Huntsville State Park.

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AshleyT 8 years ago

Yay :) I meant to change it to that after Kevin suggested it but forgot, glad you agree though. Glad it isn't a slider! I'll change it now :)

Cody.conway 8 years ago

Looks like a Melanistic River Cooter to me.

KevinBBabbitt 8 years ago

Sorry to break the news to you but chances are this is an older melanistic red ear slider, or possibly a melanistic cooter which looks more probable because normally the mel sliders have a white or grey ear

AshleyT 8 years ago

Thanks Maria! It would be nice to know if it's something besides a slider!

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Nice spotting!

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Huntsville, Texas, USA

Spotted on Dec 22, 2012
Submitted on Dec 22, 2012


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