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Recent observations

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What

River Cooter Pseudemys concinna

Observer

kevinemetcalf

Date

May 30, 2013 11:35 AM EDT

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What

Florida Red-bellied Cooter Pseudemys nelsoni

Observer

wild-about-texas

Date

June 29, 2007 12:53 PM HST

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What

Florida Red-bellied Cooter Pseudemys nelsoni

Observer

wild-about-texas

Date

July 1, 2007 12:41 PM HST

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What

Northern Red-bellied Cooter Pseudemys rubriventris

Observer

lucareptile

Date

August 17, 2016 10:16 AM EDT

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What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

johnkarges

Date

September 13, 2016 06:13 PM CDT

Description

One of several sliders/cooters seen, only one photographed and included here.
N30.55658 W-98.12012
JPK-2884

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What

Florida Red-bellied Cooter Pseudemys nelsoni

Observer

smuller

Date

January 18, 2016 12:45 PM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Northern Red-bellied Cooter Pseudemys rubriventris

Observer

smuller

Date

August 19, 2011 10:18 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

salamander9505

Date

April 21, 2014 06:50 PM CDT

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What

Cooters Genus Pseudemys

Observer

sarracenia

Date

September 14, 2016 01:32 PM EDT

Description

Three washed ashore dead, no obvious sign of bullet holes or clubbing damage. Drowned or diseased, or what?

Photos / Sounds

What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

pat_ry

Date

September 20, 2016 04:59 PM CDT

Description

Curled up in shell, hopefully close ups of shell helps someone id it better than I can.

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What

Northern Red-bellied Cooter Pseudemys rubriventris

Observer

katharinab

Date

May 15, 2013 08:48 AM HST

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What

Florida Red-bellied Cooter Pseudemys nelsoni

Observer

belyykit

Date

February 10, 2006 05:37 PM EST
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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.
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