Blanding's Turtle Emydoidea blandingii

Taxonomy: The Blanding's turtle (Emydoidea blandingii) has no subspecies. The Blanding's turtle belongs to the genus Emydoidea and is in the family Emydidae which is represented in Indiana by ten different species.


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Iverson, J. B. 1996. Emydoidea blandingii. Blanding's Turtle. Geographic distribution. Herpetological Review 27.3:150.

Minton, S. A. Jr. 2001. Amphibians and Reptiles of Indiana. Indiana Academy of Science, Indianapolis, IN

Distribution Map
Distribution map of Blanding's Turtle (Emydoidea blandingii)