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

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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marthar

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August 15, 2015 02:39 PM EDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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marthar

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August 16, 2015 04:06 PM EDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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marthar

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August 30, 2015 02:28 PM EDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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marthar

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September 3, 2015 04:41 PM EDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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dlawson

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June 23, 2016

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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vickis

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May 30, 2016 10:50 AM EDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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marknenadov

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June 24, 2016

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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tortuga_rapido

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June 22, 2016

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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swampy

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June 25, 2016 09:58 AM EDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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swampy

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June 25, 2016 09:58 AM EDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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swampy

Date

June 25, 2016 09:58 AM EDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

swampy

Date

June 25, 2016 09:58 AM EDT
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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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