Eastern Painted Turtle Photo Gallery

Order: Testudines Family: Emydidae Genus: Chrysemys Species: Chrysemys picta picta

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Near beaver dam,
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Shell looked about 15-20cm long. Prominent orange stripe on face, along with regular yellow stripes.
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Yellow streaked head helps narrow it down, I dont think any other in NS have the yellowish streaks
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Saw 5 of them on a small branch sunning themselves on a very warm fall day.
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Zebscountry
Carapace has yellow stripes, saw red dots along shell edge before it ran back to the marsh.
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dark green shell, faint red markings barely visible in photo
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