False Map Turtle Graptemys pseudogeographica

Taxonomy: The false map turtle (Graptemys pseudogeographica) has no subspecies. The false map turtle belongs to the genus Graptemys and is in the family Emydidae which is represented in Indiana by ten different species.


Conant, R. and J. T . Collins. 1998. Reptiles and Amphibians of Eastern and Central North America. Third Edition, Expanded. Houghton Mifflin, New York, New York

Ernst, C. H. and J. E. Lovich. 2009. Turtles of the United States and Canada. Second Edition. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD

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

Distribution Map
Distribution map of False Map Turtle (Graptemys pseudogeographica)