Pseudemys nelsoni
Pseudemys nelsoni
(Florida Red-bellied Cooter)
Reptiles-Turtles
Native Transplant
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Pseudemys nelsoni Carr, 1938

Common name: Florida Red-bellied Cooter

Taxonomy: available through www.itis.govITIS logo

Native Range: Florida Peninsula (Fritz and Havas, 2007)
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Remarks: Scientific and standard English names follow Crother (2008).


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Crother, B.I. (chair). Committee on Standard and English and Scientific Names. 2008. Scientific and standard English names of amphibians and reptiles of North America north of Mexico, with comments regarding confidence in our understanding. Society for the Study of Amphibians and  Reptiles Herpetological Circular. No. 37. iii + 86p.

Fritz, U. and P. Havas. 2007. Checklist of Chelonians of the World. Vertebrate Zoology 57(2): 149-368.

Author: Gregoire, D.R.

Revision Date: 10/28/2009

Citation Information:
Gregoire, D.R., 2017, Pseudemys nelsoni Carr, 1938: U.S. Geological Survey, Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database, Gainesville, FL, https://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/FactSheet.aspx?speciesID=1254, Revision Date: 10/28/2009, Access Date: 8/23/2017

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2017]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/23/2017].

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