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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

Observer

falcon427

Date

June 18, 2014

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

coachwhipbooks

Date

December 25, 2015

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

July 16, 2012 09:59 AM CDT

Description

Juvenile AOR on Tilman Road. Imaged only. GTS 1328.

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

July 16, 2012 10:00 AM CDT

Description

DOR on Tilman Road. Imaged only. GTS 1329.

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Date

August 19, 2015 12:47 PM EDT

Description

Adult female on rocky shore if Lake Huron

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

swampy

Date

October 10, 2015

Description

Two seen today.

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

swampy

Date

October 10, 2015

Description

Becoming rare to see due to cold temperatures.

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

coachwhipbooks

Date

October 7, 2015

Description

Shell damage; caught in a six-pack ring when it was younger?

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

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swampy

Date

October 4, 2015

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

swampy

Date

October 4, 2015

Description

Becoming hard to find due to cold.

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Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

swampy

Date

October 4, 2015

Description

Becoming difficult to see turtles due to the colder temperatures.

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What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

bevwigney

Date

May 29, 2005

Description

8 seen basking on logs in pond.

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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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