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

Impact ID4101
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeExperimental
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionThe health and survival of the endangered European pond turtle (Emys orbicularis) declined in the presence of T. s. elegans in experimental ponds.
Reference35766
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationAin, France

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/30/2022].

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