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Pond Slider (Trachemys scripta)

Chordata > Reptilia > Testudines > Emydidae

The Red-eared Slider (Trachemys scripta elegans) is a medium-sized pond turtle best recognized by the red stripe behind the eye. Shell length to 14 inches. Native to the east coast and an introduced species in California, where its found throughout coastal Southern California in a variety of freshwater situations (1). Common.

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