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Eastern Great Lakes - West to the Rocky Mountains - South to the Oklahoma / Texas Border

The following species can be found in the geographic area described above. Click on the small photo below to see the full size image. Please note that the while some species have ranges that exceed the outlined areas other species indicated may not be found everywhere in that area. Because of the numbers of species in some of these areas most will only  have one photo of each shown. For more photos of a species please check the galleries organized by Genus by clicking here: Galleries Organized by Genus

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Apalone mutica mutica

Smooth Softshell

Apalone spinifera spinifera

Spiny Softshell

Chelydra serpentina serpentina

Common Snapping Turtle

Chrysemys picta bellii

Western Painted Turtle

Chrysemys picta dorsalis

Southern Painted Turtle

Chrysemys picta marginata

Midland Painted Turtle

Chrysemys picta marginata

Midland Painted Turtle

Chrysemys picta picta

Eastern Painted Turtle

Clemmys gutatta

Spotted Turtle

Deirochelys reticularia reticularia

Eastern Chicken Turtle

Emys blandingii

Blanding's Turtle

Also referred to as Emydoidea blandingii

Glyptemys insculpta

Wood Turtle - was Clemmys insculpta


Glyptemys (Clemmys) muhlenbergii

Bog Turtle

Graptemys geographica

Map Turtle

Graptemys ouachitensis ( hatchling)

Ouachita Map Turtle

Graptemys ouachitensis

Ouachita Map Turtle

Graptemys pseudogeographica

False Map Turtle

Kinosternon flavescens

Yellow Mud Turtle

Kinosternon subrubrum subrubrum

Eastern Mud Turtle

Macrochelys temminckii

Alligator Snapping Turtle (food market photo)

Pseudemys concinna concinna

Eastern River Cooter

Pseudemys rubriventris

Red-bellied Turtle

Sternotherus minor peltifer

Stripped-necked Mud Turtle

Sternotherus odoratus

Common Musk Turtle

Terrapene carolina carolina

Eastern Box Turtle

Terrapene carolina triunguis

Three-toed Box Turtle

Terrapene ornata

Ornate Box Turtle

Trachemys scripta elegans (hatchlings)

Red-eared Slider

Trachemys scripta troosti

Cumberland Slider


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