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Painted turtle


The painted turtle (Chrysemys picta) is the most widespread native turtle of North America. It lives in slow-moving fresh waters, from southern Canada to ...

Painted Turtle Care Sheet - Reptiles Magazine


Well deserving of their common name, painted turtles are one of the most attractive varieties of pond turtle native to North America. Their range extends from the ...

Painted Turtle | Warner Nature Center


(Chrysemys picta) Where do painted turtles live? Painted turtles are the most widely distributed turtle in North America. They live in permanent freshwater ...

BioKIDS - Kids' Inquiry of Diverse Species, Chrysemys picta, Painted ...


Painted turtles are brightly marked. They have a smooth shell about 90 to 250 mm long. The upper shell is relatively flat with red and yellow markings on a black ...

eastern painted turtle


Eastern Painted Turtles are water turtles. They can grow up to nine inches long. They are black with smooth, flattened shells. The top part of a turtle's shell is ...

ADW: Chrysemys picta: INFORMATION


Painted turtles are one of the most common turtles in North America and are found from southern Canada to northern Mexico. (Canadian Forest Service, 2005 ; ...

CTTC - The Painted Turtle, Chrysemys picta by Mary Cohen


Female western painted turtle. Photograph by Stan Levine. The painted turtle ( Chrysemys picta) is the most widely distributed North American turtle, and the only ...

Painted Turtle - Marshall University


Natural History. Description: Painted turtles are medium-sized turtles that may reach a total length of 5.5 to 6.0 inches (Conant and Collins, 1998). The carapace  ...

Species Profile: Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta) | SREL Herpetology


Description: Painted turtles are relatively small turtles (5-7 in; 10-18 cm carapace length), colorful with dark shells and yellow stripes on the legs and, blotches or ...

Painted turtle videos, photos and facts - Chrysemys picta | ARKive


Learn more about the Painted turtle - with amazing Painted turtle photos and facts on ARKive.

painted turtle
a freshwater turtle, Chrysemys picta, common in the U.S., having bright yellow markings on the head and neck and red markings on the margin of the carapace.
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