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Mitchell, J.C. 1994. The Reptiles of Virginia. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC.
Reference Details:
Reference Number: 12143
Type: Book
Author: Mitchell, J.C.
Date (year): 1994
Title:The Reptiles of Virginia.
Publisher:Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC.
Publisher Location:
Pages: 352pp
Keywords: reptile, Virginia, Alligator, Graptemys, Natrix, Caiman, Crocodylus, Trachemys
Species Profiles and Specimens that use this Reference:

Alligator mississippiensis

    VA - Lake Smith
    VA - Lucas Creek
    VA - Lake Anna, nuclear reactor cooling lagoon
    VA - Aquia Creek
    VA - Hampton

Caiman crocodilus

    VA - Lake Whitehurst, aka Little Creek Reservoir, in nw Virginia Beach. North of Northampton Blvd, south of Shore Drive., Norfolk
    VA - pond in east Henrico County
    VA - Four Mile Creek (Run), Arlington

Crocodylus acutus

    VA - Great Dismal Swamp

Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii

    VA - Curtis Spring, USDA experimental farm, east of Arlington
    VA - Norfolk

Natrix tessellata

    VA - a warehouse near the Norfolk Naval Base

Trachemys scripta elegans

    VA - Hanover County
    VA - south-central Virginia


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