Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID115658
GroupReptiles-Turtles
GenusTrachemys
Speciesscripta
Subspecieselegans
Common NameRed-eared Slider
StateMA
CountyHampden
LocalitySpringfield area
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMiddle Connecticut
HUC8 Number01080201
Map
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Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased pet
Statusestablished
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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:12025
Author:DeGraaf, R.M., and D.D. Rudis.
Date:1983
Title:New England Wildlife: Habitat, Natural History, and Distribution.
Publisher:USDA, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, General Technical Report NE-108.
Pages:491 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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