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  • English
    • cooters
    • cooter turtles
  • Scientific Names
    • Pseudemys
  • Spanish
    • Falsas jicoteas

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rio Grande Cooter Pseudemys gorzugi

Observer

bcfl14

Date

March 28, 2015 04:40 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

River Cooter Pseudemys concinna

Observer

joanle0828

Date

March 30, 2015 01:28 PM CDT

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What

Eastern River Cooter Pseudemys concinna ssp. concinna

Observer

wingedwolfpsion

Date

March 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

northern red-bellied cooter Pseudemys rubriventris

Observer

wingedwolfpsion

Date

March 29, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

River cooter Pseudemys concinna

Observer

royaltyler

Date

March 29, 2015 11:28 AM CDT

Description

Turtles on log

Photos / Sounds

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What

River Cooter Pseudemys concinna

Observer

joanle0828

Date

March 25, 2015 12:38 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

River Cooter Pseudemys concinna

Observer

naturenut

Date

March 24, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

johnkarges

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

DOR adult at intersection, pond and wildlands due west. Likely a female seeking a nesting site.
N29.27050 W-98.68905

Photos / Sounds

What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

johnkarges

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

Adult female crossing road in direction away from nearby pond toward native plant growing facility. Natural lands to the west side of the road with the pond.
N29.27242 W-98.68970

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Observer

green_gal78

Date

March 22, 2015 05:00 PM CDT

Description

Seen basking on logs and rocks along river, as well as swimming in river. Observed starting at location, to about 3 mi down river.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern River Cooter Pseudemys concinna ssp. concinna

Observer

mayfly1963

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

Any help identifying the animal that this shell once belonged to will be most appreciated.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

nicoleav

Date

March 22, 2015 02:32 PM CDT

Place

Shipe Park (Google, OSM)

Description

perched on south bank of Waller Creek

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Description from Wikipedia

Pseudemys is a genus of large, herbivorous, freshwater turtles of the eastern United States. They are often referred to as cooters, which stems from kuta, the word for turtle in the Bambara and Malinké languages, brought to America by African slaves.

No range data available.