IUCN threat status:

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This is an emydid turtle that is widely distributed throughout the US and parts of Canada. It is found in ponds and lakes. Its common name is the Painted Turtle. The name comes from its bright red and yellow coloration.

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© Sanzenbacher, Beth

Source: Indiana Dunes Bioblitz

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