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Definition of Painted terrapin

Painted terrapin
Note: The yellow-bellied terrapin (Pseudemys acebra) of the Southern United States, the red-bellied terrapin (Pseudemys rugosa), native of the tributaries Chesapeake Bay (called also potter, slider, and redfender), and the diamond-back or salt-marsh terrapin (Malaclemmys palustris), are the most important American species. The diamond-back terrapin is native of nearly the whole of the Atlantic coast of the United States. Alligator terrapin, the snapping turtle. Mud terrapin, any one of numerous species of American tortoises of the genus Cinosternon. Painted terrapin, the painted turtle. See under Painted. Speckled terrapin, a small fresh-water American terrapin (Chelopus guttatus) having the carapace black with round yellow spots; -- called also spotted turtle.

Meaning of Painted terrapin from wikipedia

- The painted terrapin, painted batagur, or saw-jawed turtle (Batagur borneoensis) is a species of turtles in the family Geoemydidae. It was formerly in...
- A terrapin is one of several small species of turtle living in fresh or brackish water. Terrapins do not form a taxonomic unit and may not be related...
- Southern river terrapin (Batagur affinis) - likely former native but since extirpated, recent local records likely to be escapees Painted terrapin (Batagur...
- Batagur affinissouthern river terrapin Batagur baskanorthern river terrapin Batagur borneoensispainted terrapin (formerly in Callagur) Batagur...
- graeca nikolskii Southern river terrapin (Batagur affinis) Northern river terrapin (Batagur baska) Painted terrapin (Batagur borneoensis) Red-crowned...
- Giant Asian pond turtle Proboscis monkey Tiger barb Indian muntjac Painted terrapin Hampala Asian arowana Clown loach Gibbon Island This exhibit is made...
- flaps**** turtle King cobra Komodo dragon Madagascar ground boa Malaysian painted terrapin Mang Mountain viper March's palm-pitviper Matamata Mexican beaded lizard...
- blind snake) Python reticulatus (reticulated python) Dendrelaphis pictus (painted bronzeback) Enhydris plumbea (rice paddy snake) Ptyas mucosa (oriental...
- formal designation as state reptiles, Florida's alligator, Maryland's terrapin, and Texas's horned lizard were all mascots of a major in-state university...
- is also home to some endangered species such as river terrapin (Batagur affinis), Painted terrapin (Batagur borneoensis), and Green sea turtle (Chelonia...
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