NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Trachemys scripta elegans
(Red-eared Slider)
Reptiles-Turtles
Native Transplant

Specimen ID630281
GroupReptiles-Turtles
GenusTrachemys
Speciesscripta
Subspecieselegans
Common NameRed-eared Slider
StateRI
CountyProvidence
Localitypond in North Burial Ground, Providence, Rhode Island
HUC8 NameNarragansett
HUC8 Number1090004
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Collection Day6
Collection Month4
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased pet
Statusunknown
CommentsYoutube video of occurrence uploaded at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iM2MX8TFUyg&feature=share&list=UUn8KjvFgLD0nVShkIYOoyHQ&index=1; Male - long front claws; long, fat tail
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
No Released1
No Breedmales1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/31/2014].

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