Specimen Information

Chelydra serpentina
Chelydra serpentina
(Snapping Turtle)
Reptiles-Turtles
Native Transplant

Specimen ID115763
GroupReptiles-Turtles
GenusChelydra
Speciesserpentina
Common NameSnapping Turtle
StateAZ
CountyMaricopa
LocalityPapago Park fish hatchery (deserted), Phoenix
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Salt
HUC8 Number15060106
HUC10 NameSalt River below Saguaro Lake
HUC10 Number1506010603
HUC12 NameCity of Phoenix-Salt River
HUC12 Number150601060306
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Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased pet
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:12097
Author:Hulse, A.C.
Date:1980
Title:Notes on the Occurrence of Introduced Turtles in Arizona.
Journal:Herpetological Review
Volume:11
Issue:1
Pages:16-17
Commentsfound in a torpid state
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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