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  • Spanish
    • Tortuga pinta
  • Scientific Names
    • Trachemys scripta elegans
    • Chrysemys scripta elegans
    • Emys elegans
    • Emys holbrooki
    • Emys sanguinolenta
    • Pseudemys scripta elegans
    • Trachemys elegans
    • Trachemys lineata
  • Dutch
    • roodwangschildpad
  • English
    • Red-eared Slider
  • German
    • Rotwangenschmuckschildkröte

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

P4200004

Observer

techieoldfox

Date

April 20, 2014 07:13 AM SGT

Place

Singapore (Google, OSM)

Description

Red-Eared Slider,Trachemys scripta elegans

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

jreakin

Date

April 18, 2014 02:07 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

jreakin

Date

April 18, 2014 02:18 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

naturenut

Date

April 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

samiam

Date

April 18, 2014 02:17 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

samiam

Date

April 18, 2014 02:05 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

13917134315_562e12f100_s

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

June 8, 1984

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

lisab

Date

April 12, 2014

Place

carmel ca (Google, OSM)

Tags

Photos / Sounds

P1220496

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

taogirl

Date

April 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

13888573052_023740c0d5_s

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

finatic

Date

April 7, 2014 10:52 AM PDT

Description

Pima County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mollyo

Date

April 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mollyo

Date

April 4, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

The red-eared slider (Trachemys scripta elegans), also known as red-eared terrapin, is a semiaquatic turtle belonging to the family Emydidae. It is a subspecies of the pond slider. It is the most popular pet turtle in the United States and is also popular as a pet in the rest of the world, as, among other factors, it is easy to maintain. It has, therefore, become the most commonly traded turtle in the world. It is native...

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Conservation Summary

No range data available.