Specimen Information

Kinosternon subrubrum hippocrepis
(Mississippi mud turtle)
Reptiles-Turtles
Native Transplant

Specimen ID115634
GroupReptiles-Turtles
GenusKinosternon
Speciessubrubrum
Subspecieshippocrepis
Common NameMississippi mud turtle
StateMA
CountyEssex
Localitybase of the dam on the Parker River, Ipswich
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCharles
HUC8 Number01090001
Map
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Collection Month4
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased pet
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:704
Author:Cardoza, J.E., G.S. Jones, T.W. French, and D.B. Halliwell.
Date:1993
Title:Exotic and translocated vertebrates of Massachusetts. Fauna of Massachusetts Series No. 6.
Publisher:Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife
Pages:95 pp
Commentsput on display at New England Alive, Inc., Ipswich
Record TypeLiterature
Disposal"New England Alive, Inc."
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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