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  • Buhlmann, K., T. Tuberville, and W. Gibbons. 2008. Turtles of the southeast. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press. pp. 93-97.
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  • IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. . Downloaded on 02 May 2012.
  • Iverson, John B. 1992. A Revised Checklist with Distribution Maps of the Turtles of the World. xiii + 363
  • Ramsay, N. F., P. K. A. Ng, R. M. O’Riordan, and L.M. Chou. 2007. The red-eared slider (Trachemys scripta elegans) in Asia: a review. Biological Invaders in Inland Waters: Profiles, Distribution, and Threats 2:161-174.
  • Turtle Taxonomy Working Group [van Dijk, P. P., J. Iverson, A. Rhodin, H. Shaffer, and R. Bour]. 2014. Turtles of the World, 7th Edition: Annotated Checklist of Taxonomy, Synonymy, Distribution with maps, and Conservation Status. Chelonian Research Monographs, no. 5, v. 7. 329-479
  • Uetz P. (2013). TIGR Reptile Database (version Oct 2007). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 11th March 2013 (Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Reading, UK.
  • Wied. 1838. Reise Nord- Amer., 1 (Pt. 4): 213


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