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  • French
    • tortue peinte du centre
  • English
    • Midland Painted Turtle
  • Scientific Names
    • Chrysemys picta marginata
    • Chrysemys bellii marginata
    • Chrysemys marginata

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Recent observations

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What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

swampy

Date

August 30, 2015

Description

Common

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

swampy

Date

August 30, 2015

Description

Common- 17 seen today.

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Square

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

swampy

Date

August 29, 2015

Description

Common- 11 seen today- many young seen.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

marknenadov

Date

August 26, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Date

August 6, 2015

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Square

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

swampy

Date

August 24, 2015

Description

Common- about 15 seen today.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

swampy

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Common

Photos / Sounds

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

rdmpage

Date

August 23, 2015 12:13 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

trc_alison

Date

May 9, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

wonder_al

Date

June 26, 2015 05:50 PM CDT

Description

Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Schoolcraft County, MI

Photos / Sounds

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

wonder_al

Date

June 26, 2015 05:52 PM CDT

Description

Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Schoolcraft County, MI

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

jaliya

Date

August 17, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

The painted turtle (Chrysemys picta) is the most widespread native turtle of North America. It lives in slow-moving fresh waters, from southern Canada to Louisiana and northern Mexico, and from the Atlantic to the Pacific. The turtle is the only species of the genus Chrysemys, which is part of the pond turtle family Emydidae. Fossils show that the painted turtle existed 15 million years ago. Four regionally based subspecies (the eastern, midland, southern, and western) evolved during...

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