- Painted Turtle (en)
- Tortuga pintada (es)
- Tortue peinte (fr)
- Zierschildkröte (de)
- Chrysemys picta
Common turtle endemic to the area. Beautiful painting on skin and carapace. Loves to warm up on tree trunks and stones reaching out of the water surface.
Can be seen in different parks along Saint Lawrence River spring, summer and autumn.
On every park visit, we maintain a log of species spotted and identified. If you maintain a similar list, please consider sharing it with Muuuh Wildlife Photography: Share Logs.
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Times a species has been spotted, identified and logged while visiting this park. A species is reported only once / park visit. Only parks listed which we visit frequently all year long. Consult the page animal tracking about how we log observations in field.
Very similar to the Northern Map Turtle. Identifiable due to the red colors on skin and carapace.
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