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

Impact ID4366
Impact TypeGenetic
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionIntergeneric hybridization (Trachemys x Pseudemys and Trachemys x Graptemys) is known to occur but it is unknown which species might be affected by this phenomenon.
Reference36307
Great Lakes RegionNo
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