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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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Recent observations

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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henicorhina

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May 16, 2016 11:31 AM PDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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yankechgary

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May 4, 2014

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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greg10

Date

June 9, 2013 02:17 PM EDT

Description

Chrysemys picta marginata—Mer Bleue Conservation Area, Ottawa, Ontario. Ramsar site no. 755.

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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brianw

Date

May 17, 2016 03:22 PM EDT

Description

Fernald Preserve
Hamilton Co. OH

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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pwdeacon

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June 5, 2014 01:29 PM EDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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neild

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September 14, 2013 03:29 PM EDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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March 8, 2016 12:41 PM CST

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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birdizlife

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the past

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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July 29, 2009 02:08 PM EDT

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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skrentnyjeff

Date

October 21, 2015 12:38 PM CDT

Description

Midland Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta marginata(?)) LaBagh Woods Chicago Cook County IL October 2015 Week #42 Jeff Skrentny IMG_7838

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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watershedscanada

Date

May 27, 2016 10:00 PM CDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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davidseburn

Date

November 14, 2016

Description

5 basking on this log and 2 others basking on another nearby log. Approx 2 PM, air temp ~13 C.

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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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