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    • 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

coachwhipbooks

Date

April 17, 2014

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What

Midland painted turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

brianw

Date

April 4, 2014

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What

midland painted turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

April 2, 2014

Description

Found remains in grass near wetland.

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Midland painted turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

brianw

Date

April 2, 2014

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What

midland painted turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

julbar

Date

March 30, 2014

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Square

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

coachwhipbooks

Date

March 24, 2014

Description

A flash of red at the tail.

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Square

What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

coachwhipbooks

Date

March 11, 2014

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Date

May 28, 2008 09:20 AM EDT

Description

Midland Painted Turtle (Subspecies Chrysemys picta marginata) photo = Turtle,Painted_MAC_©DaveSpier_D046450iN

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What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

briansg

Date

May 25, 2012

Description

This female was found crossing a dirt road; possibly looking for a place to nest.

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Observer

susanelliott

Date

April 29, 2007

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What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

coachwhipbooks

Date

September 26, 2013

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What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

damien

Date

August 23, 2013

Description

hit by car at least twice crossing 8 lanes of highway traffic

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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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