Ornate slider

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Ornate slider
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Subclass: Anapsida
Order: Testudines
Family: Emydidae
Genus: Trachemys
Species: T. ornata
Binomial name
Trachemys ornata
(Gray, 1830)[1]
Synonyms[2]
  • Emys ornata Gray, 1831
  • Clemmys (Clemmys) ornata Fitzinger, 1835
  • Callichelys ornata Gray, 1863
  • Pseudemys ornata Cope, 1876
  • Chrysemys ornata Boulenger, 1889
  • Chrysemys [ornata] ornata Siebenrock, 1909
  • Pseudemys ornata ornata Mertens, Müller & Rust, 1934
  • Pseudemys scripta ornata Carr, 1938
  • Pseudomys scripta ornata Malkin, 1956
  • Chrysemys scripta ornata Smith & Taylor, 1966
  • Trachemys scripta ornata Iverson, 1985
  • Trachemys ornata King & Burke, 1989
  • Trachemys ornata ornata Walls, 1996

The ornate slider[3] (Trachemys ornata)[1] is turtle belonging to the Trachemys genus of the family Emydidae. It is found in Guerrero, Jalisco, Nayarit and Sinaloa in western Mexico.[1]

Subspecies[edit]

  • No subspecies[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Rhodin 2010, p. 000.103
  2. ^ Fritz Uwe; Peter Havaš (2007). "Checklist of Chelonians of the World". Vertebrate Zoology 57 (2): 206. Archived from the original on 2010-12-17. Retrieved 29 May 2012. 
  3. ^ Trachemys ornata, Reptile Database
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