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

2 results for Trachemys scripta elegans (Red-eared Slider)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
4373 Trachemys scripta elegans Recreation Anecdotal N/A There is a large industry for turtle cuisine in some cultures (including Red-eared Sliders) - it is... 13314
4387 Trachemys scripta elegans Recreation Anecdotal N/A The red-eared slider is the most sought after pet turtle in the world - over 52 million red-eared... 31353

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/13/2024].

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