NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species
Degenhardt, W.G., C.W. Painter, and A.H. Price. 1996. The Amphibians and Reptiles of New Mexico. University of New Mexico Press.
Reference Number: 12129
Author: Degenhardt, W.G., C.W. Painter, and A.H. Price.
Date (year): 1996
Title:The Amphibians and Reptiles of New Mexico.
Publisher:University of New Mexico Press.
Keywords: amphibian, reptile, New Mexico, chelydra serpentina, snapping turtle, Trachemys
Chelydra serpentina NM - Rio Grande River in southwest Albuquerque, approx 5.5 km downstream of the State Highway 500 bridge, NM - Rio Grande Nature Center (in a pond), Albuquerque, NM - Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, crossing a levee road between a ditch and an artificial marsh NM - Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge in a drying canal NM - Rio Grande, Albuquerque NM - La Joya Refuge on the Rio Grande (T1N, R1E) NM - Isleta Marsh, US Hwy 85 at Valencia County line (T8N, R2E, Sec34)
Malayemys subtrijuga NM - Elephant Butte Dam, 11.66 km NE Truth or Consequences
Trachemys scripta scripta NM - Rio Grande, Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, Unit 24E, 4 km SSW [E?] of refuge headquarters
Trachemys scripta elegans NM - in a riverside drain across the Rio Grande from Albuquerque
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. . Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/18/2019].
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