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Painted Turtle

Chrysemys picta

Description:

I discovered this young dry Painted Turtle in a field. Couldn't help but carry him to my frog pond. red around black shell.

Habitat:

fresh water ponds with mucky areas.

Notes:

Now has a very happy home.

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Vermont, USA

Lat: 44.70, Long: -72.22

Spotted on Aug 6, 2017
Submitted on Aug 6, 2017

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