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Chrysemys picta
Chrysemys picta
Intergrade Painted Turtle (southern X Western)
Photographer: James Harding

ID: 0000 0000 1208 3547 (2009-01-14)

Copyright © 2009 James H. Harding

  • date of photo  Sep 11, 2008
  • this photo depicts an animal that was captive or collected
  • photo location   Ingham County, Michigan
  • animal's place of origin   Michigan, US
  • family Emydidae
  • order Testudines
  • class Reptilia
  • notes   Hatchling, bred in outdoor pond in Michigan; parent origin: female Chrysemys picta dorsalis from Reelfoot Lake Tennessee X male Chrysemys picta belli from Nebraska. These subspecies routinely breed every year; intergrade hatchlings have moderate dorsal stripe and some carapacial markings but otherwise resemble local Chrysemys picta marginata.
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile

  • common names   Intergrade Painted Turtle (southern X Western) (photographer)
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    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2009 James H. Harding. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact James H. Harding hardingj[AT] (Replace the [AT] with the @ symbol before sending an email.)


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