Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID115765
GroupReptiles-Turtles
GenusTrachemys
Speciesscripta
Subspecieselegans
Common NameRed-eared Slider
StateNJ
CountyMercer
LocalityLake Carnegie and the Delaware and Raritan Canal
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameRaritan
HUC8 Number02030105
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month4
Collection Year1976
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased pet
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:12098
Author:Stein, R.J., W.K. Eames, and D.C. Parris
Date:1980
Title:Geographic Distribution: Chrysemys scripta elegans (Red-eared Slider).
Journal:Herpetological Review
Volume:11
Issue:4
Pages:115
Commentsobserved basking
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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