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Red-eared slider

Trachemys scripta elegans

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AshleyT 7 years ago
Red-eared Slider
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared slider

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AshleyT 7 years ago

This is an older, melanistic individual, which is why you can't see the red stripe on the head. Melanism is very common in sliders as they get older

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Murray, Kentucky, USA

Spotted on Oct 3, 2014
Submitted on Oct 3, 2014

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