Specimen Information

Graptemys geographica
Graptemys geographica
(Northern Map Turtle)
Reptiles-Turtles
Native Transplant

Specimen ID115678
GroupReptiles-Turtles
GenusGraptemys
Speciesgeographica
Common NameNorthern Map Turtle
StateMA
CountyNorfolk
LocalityLake Waban, Wellesley, Norfolk County
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCharles
HUC8 Number01090001
HUC10 NameLower Charles River-Frontal Boston Harbor
HUC10 Number0109000107
HUC12 NameFuller Brook-Charles River
HUC12 Number010900010701
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month6
Collection Year1950
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
Commentsold animal with 2 holes bored in the carapace
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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