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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

kucycads

Date

October 19, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

turtle in front

Photos / Sounds

P1570480

What

cooter turtles Genus Pseudemys

Observer

muir

Date

October 18, 2014 07:10 AM EDT

Place

Dyke Marsh (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

River Cooter Pseudemys concinna

Observer

finatic

Date

April 10, 2009 01:49 PM PDT

Description

Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

johnwilliams

Date

November 28, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

johnwilliams

Date

December 23, 2012

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

johnwilliams

Date

April 6, 2012

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

johnwilliams

Date

January 8, 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

texas cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

loarie

Date

October 13, 2014 02:35 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

davidelchoma

Date

October 14, 2014 10:47 AM CDT

Place

austin, tx (Google, OSM)

Description

Observed numerous individuals basking on debris in apartment complex pond.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

davidelchoma

Date

October 9, 2014 03:32 PM CDT

Place

austin, tx (Google, OSM)

Description

Observed numerous individuals of at least two species in the pond at Auditorium Shores.

Photos / Sounds

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What

texas river cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

davidelchoma

Date

October 9, 2014 03:32 PM CDT

Place

austin, tx (Google, OSM)

Description

Observed beneath the Pedestrian Bridge over Lady Bird Lake

Photos / Sounds

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What

Texas river cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

davidelchoma

Date

October 7, 2014 10:55 AM CDT

Place

austin, tx (Google, OSM)

Description

Observed in an apartment complex pond

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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.