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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

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

cullen

Date

November 20, 2014 02:43 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

cullen

Date

November 16, 2014 11:23 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Texas River Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

luranga

Date

November 18, 2014 04:00 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

johnwilliams

Date

September 13, 2009

Photos / Sounds

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What

River Cooter Pseudemys concinna

Observer

ashleytubbs

Date

April 28, 2013 03:39 AM CDT

Place

caddo lake (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rio Grande Cooter Pseudemys gorzugi

Observer

ashleytubbs

Date

March 30, 2013 11:25 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Red-bellied Cooter Pseudemys rubriventris

Observer

timbir5

Date

May 15, 2012 02:50 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern River Cooter Pseudemys concinna ssp. concinna

Observer

mayfly1963

Date

November 9, 2014

Description

Carapace of this turtle appeared to be at least 12 inches in length.

Photos / Sounds

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What

River Cooter Pseudemys concinna

Observer

royaltyler

Date

November 7, 2014 02:36 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

kucycads

Date

November 2, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

kucycads

Date

November 2, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

andyk

Date

October 23, 2014 09:28 PM CDT
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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.