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Red-eared Slider - Trachemys scripta elegans

(Wied-Neuwied, 1838)
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Species Description
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range map
Purple = natural range of T. s. elegans
Dark Blue = range of introduced T. s. elegans
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observation link



Red-eared Slider Red-eared Slider Red-eared Slider
Adult, Fairfax County, Virginia Adult, Tennessee
Red-eared Slider Red-eared Slider Red-eared Slider
Hatchling, Montgomery County, Maryland Adult, Fairfax County, Virginia
Red-eared Slider    
Adult, Fairfax County, Virginia    
     
Habitat
Red-eared Slider habitat Red-eared Slider habitat  
Habitat, Fairfax County, Virginia

Riverside canal habitat
Montgomery County, Maryland

 
     
Short Videos
Red-eared Slider Red-eared Slider Red-eared Slider
Red-eared Sliders basking, swimming, and sliding into a pond in LA County. Red-eared Sliders basking at a small lake in Contra Costa County. A Red-eared Slider swims in a small lake in Contra Costa County then hauls out onto a log.
     



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