Yellow-bellied Slider Trachemys scripta scripta (Wied-Neuwied, 1839)Non-native  
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Chordata   >   Class Reptilia   >   Order Testudines   >   Family Emydidae   >   Genus Trachemys   

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Yellow-bellied Slider (Trachemys scripta scripta) is a non-native taxon that has occasionally been encountered in Maryland. It is native to the southeastern U.S. from Florida to southern Virginia.

There are 4 records in the project database.

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A Yellow-bellied Slider in Montgomery Co., Maryland (4/28/2018). Photo by Steve Scholnick. (MBP list)

A Yellow-bellied Slider in Kent Co., Maryland (6/6/2011). Photo by Nancy Martin. (MBP list)

A Yellow-bellied Slider in Kent Co., Maryland (6/6/2011). Photo by Nancy Martin. (MBP list)

A Yellow-bellied Slider in Howard Co., Maryland (10/23/2018). Photo by Linda Hunt. (MBP list)


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