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Red Eared Sliders

Trachemys scripta


This pond has an assortment of turtles. Are these all the same kind?

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Red-Eared Slider
Trachemys scripta Red-eared slider

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Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 11 years ago

I put it up as a separate spotting. Hopefully somebody might be able to Id it. Thnx so much though.

dungeonmasterShu 11 years ago

i don't know.

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 11 years ago

I am glad that you agreet hat the fourth one is different.There are various species in this pond. Painted turtle,box turtle and some tortoises.
Could this be a Western painted turtle. I saw one recently.

dungeonmasterShu 11 years ago

The first 3 look like they are Trachemys scripta, defenately a Trachemys sp.
The last one i am not going to hazzard a guess.

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 11 years ago

Thnx dungeonmastershu!

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California, USA

Spotted on Feb 27, 2012
Submitted on Feb 27, 2012

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