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

Impact ID4375
Impact TypeRecreation
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionMany people around the world purchase sliders and keep them in ponds for aesthetic purposes.
Reference36311
Great Lakes RegionNo
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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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