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Chelydra serpentina (Common Snapping Turtle)

Synonyms: Chelonura serpentina; Chelydra emarginata; Chelydra lacertina; Chelydra osceola; Chelydra serpentina osceola; Chelydra serpentina serpentina; Devisia mythodes; Emysaura serpentina; Macrochelys lacertina; Macroclemys lacertina; Testudo longicauda; Testudo serpentaria; Testudo serpentina

Wikipedia Abstract

The common snapping turtle (Chelydra serpentina) is a large freshwater turtle of the family Chelydridae. Its natural range extends from southeastern Canada, southwest to the edge of the Rocky Mountains, as far east as Nova Scotia and Florida.
View Wikipedia Record: Chelydra serpentina

Attributes

Adult Weight [2]  22.60 lbs (10.25 kg)
Female Maturity [2]  9 years
Male Maturity [2]  7 years 3 months
Diet [1]  Omnivore
Maximum Longevity [2]  47 years
Water Biome [1]  Lakes and Ponds, Rivers and Streams

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Allegheny Highlands forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Appalachian mixed mesophytic forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Appalachian-Blue Ridge forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Atlantic coastal pine barrens United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests  
Canadian Aspen forests and parklands Canada Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Cauca Valley montane forests Colombia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Central American Atlantic moist forests Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Central and Southern mixed grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central forest-grasslands transition United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central tall grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central U.S. hardwood forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Chihuahuan desert Mexico, United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Chocó-Darién moist forests Colombia, Panama Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Colorado Plateau shrublands United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Costa Rican seasonal moist forests Costa Rica Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
East Central Texas forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Eastern forest-boreal transition Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Eastern Great Lakes lowland forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Edwards Plateau savanna United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Everglades United States Neotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Flint Hills tall grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Florida sand pine scrub United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Gulf of St. Lawrence lowland forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Isthmian-Atlantic moist forests Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests    
Isthmian-Pacific moist forests Costa Rica, Panama Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Mesoamerican Gulf-Caribbean mangroves Bahamas, United Kingdom Neotropic Mangroves
Mid-Continental Canadian forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Middle Atlantic coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Midwestern Canadian Shield forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Mississippi lowland forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Nebraska Sand Hills mixed grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
New England-Acadian forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northeastern coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northern mixed grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Northern short grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Northern tall grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Ozark Mountain forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Panamanian dry forests Panama Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Petén-Veracruz moist forests Mexico, Guatemala, Belize Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Piney Woods forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
South American Pacific mangroves Colombia, Panama, Ecuador Neotropic Mangroves    
South Florida rocklands United States Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southeastern conifer forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Southeastern mixed forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Southern Great Lakes forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Southern Mesoamerican Pacific mangroves Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama Neotropic Mangroves    
Texas blackland prairies United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Upper Midwest forest-savanna transition United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Western Ecuador moist forests Colombia, Ecuador Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Western Great Lakes forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Western Gulf Coastal grasslands Mexico, United States Nearctic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands  
Western short grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Yucatán moist forests Mexico, Guatemala, Belize Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Acadia National Park II 35996 Maine, United States
Agate Fossil Beds National Monument V 4731 Nebraska, United States
Algonquin Provincial Park IV 1868802 Ontario, Canada
Audubon National Wildlife Refuge IV 14642 North Dakota, United States
Big Cypress National Preserve V 732120 Florida, United States
Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area V 36286 Montana, Wyoming, United States
Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge VI 19192 Maryland, United States
Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge VI 16363 Delaware, United States
Bruce Peninsula National Park II   Ontario, Canada
Calvin College Ecosystem Preserve 90 Michigan, United States
Cape Breton Highlands National Park II 234333 Nova Scotia, Canada  
Cape Cod National Seashore II 21724 Massachusetts, United States
Cape Lookout National Seashore II 18379 North Carolina, United States
Caratasca Lagoon Wildlife Refuge 795317 Honduras  
Carolinian-South Atlantic Biosphere Reserve 310228 North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, United States      
Cayos Cochinos Archipelago National Park Natural Marine Monument   Honduras  
Cayos Utila Wildlife Refuge Marine National Park   Honduras      
Central Gulf Coastal Plain Biosphere Reserve 40530 United States  
Central Plains Biosphere Reserve 15345 United States  
Champlain-Adirondack Biosphere Reserve 9859505 New York, Vermont, United States  
Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area V 7622 Georgia, United States
Chickasaw National Recreation Area V 7025 Oklahoma, United States
Colonial National Historic Park National Historical Park V 9316 Virginia, United States
Cumberland Island National Seashore II 20629 Georgia, United States
De Soto National Wildlife Refuge IV 8007 Iowa, Nebraska, United States
Devils Tower National Monument V 1361 Wyoming, United States
Edwin S. George Reserve 1297 Michigan, United States
Fathom Five National Marine Park II   Ontario, Canada
Fire Island National Seashore V 9433 New York, United States
Fort Necessity National Battlefield III 1019 Pennsylvania, United States
Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania Nat'l Military Park National Military Park V 10384 Virginia, United States
Friendship Hill National Historic Site III 697 Pennsylvania, United States
Gateway National Recreation Area V 1807 New Jersey, United States
George WA Carver National Monument V 210 Missouri, United States
George Washington Birthplace National Monument V 435 Virginia, United States
Georgian Bay Islands National Park II   Ontario, Canada
Gettysburg National Military Park V 3560 Pennsylvania, United States
Grasslands National Park II 128635 Saskatchewan, Canada
Great Smoky Mountains National Park II 515454 North Carolina, Tennessee, United States
Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge VI 3161 New Jersey, United States
Guanaja Marine Reserve 69190 Honduras      
Gulf Island National Seashore II 67487 Florida, Mississippi, United States
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park VI 715 West Virginia, United States
Homestead National Monument of America V 850 Nebraska, United States
Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site III 861 Pennsylvania, United States
Horseshoe Bend National Military Park V 1926 Alabama, United States
Hubbard Brook Biosphere Reserve 7809 New Hampshire, United States
Jean Lafitte National Hist. Park & Preserve National Historical Park II 17686 Louisiana, United States
Jeanette Kawas National Park 6379 Honduras    
Kejimkujik National Park II 94203 Nova Scotia, Canada
Konza Prairie Biosphere Reserve 8617 Kansas, United States  
Kouchibouguac National Park II 59161 New Brunswick, Canada
Lake Meredith National Recreation Area V   Texas, United States
Land Between the Lakes Biosphere Reserve V 166264 Kentucky, Tennessee, United States
Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial III 96 Indiana, United States
Little River National Wildlife Refuge   Oklahoma, United States
Little St. Simons Island   Georgia, United States
Long Point Biosphere Reserve 100325 Ontario, Canada  
Mammoth Cave Area Biosphere Reserve (Natn'l Park) National Park II 51235 Kentucky, United States
Morristown National Historical Park VI 1677 New Jersey, United States
National Capital Parks - Central National Park   District of Columbia, United States
National Capital Region - East National Park   District of Columbia, United States
New Jersey Pinelands Biosphere Reserve   New Jersey, United States  
New River Gorge National River National River and Wild and Scenic Riverway V 55591 West Virginia, United States
Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Reserve 470167 Ontario, Canada  
Oak Ridge National Environmental Research Park 20001 Tennessee, United States
Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge IV 38256 Florida, United States
Padre Island National Seashore II 42068 Texas, United States
Palo Verde National Park II 46190 Costa Rica  
Pipestone National Monument V 326 Minnesota, United States
Point Pelee National Park II 5764 Ontario, Canada
Pukaskwa National Park II 459860 Ontario, Canada
Rara Avis Rainforest Reserve 3163 Costa Rica
Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve   Honduras      
Richmond National Battlefield Park III 1517 Virginia, United States
Riding Mountain Biosphere Reserve II 762028 Manitoba, Canada
Roatán   Honduras      
Rondeau Provincial Park II 5035 Ontario, Canada
Roosevelt Vanderbilt National Historic Site   New York, United States      
Saint Croix International Historic Site   Maine, United States
Saint Lawrence Islands National Park II   Ontario, Canada
Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site III 139 New Hampshire, United States
San Antonio Missions National Historical Park VI 854 Texas, United States
Saratoga National Historical Park   New York, United States
Sevilleta LTER Site Long Term Ecological Research IV 228335 New Mexico, United States
Shenandoah National Park II 108221 Virginia, United States
Shortgrass Steppe LTER Site Long Term Ecological Research   Colorado, United States
South Atlantic Coastal Plain Biosphere Reserve 20317 South Carolina, United States  
Southern Appalachian Biosphere Reserve 37548505 North Carolina, Tennessee, United States  
Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve 3821173 Canada  
Upper Miss. River Nat'l Wildlife Refuge National Wildlife Refuge VI 25823 Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, United States
Virginia Coast Biosphere Reserve 33386 Virginia, United States  
Voyageurs National Park II 177960 Minnesota, United States
Western Michigan University's Asylum Lake Preserve 274 Michigan, United States
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge IV 26618 Alabama, United States
Woodland Caribou Provincial Wilderness Park Provincial Park II 1072124 Ontario, Canada

Ecosystems

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Mesoamerica Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama No
Tropical Andes Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela No
Tumbes-Choco-Magdalena Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, Peru No

Emblem of

New York

Prey / Diet

Agkistrodon contortrix (Southern Copperhead)[3]
Aix sponsa (Wood Duck)[3]
Ambystoma maculatum (Spotted Salamander)[3]
Ameiurus natalis (Yellow bullhead)[3]
Anas fulvigula (Mottled Duck)[4]
Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard)[3]
Anaxyrus americanus americanus (Eastern American Toad)[3]
Calopteryx maculata (Ebony jewelwing)[3]
Cyprinus carpio (Common carp)[3]
Dolomedes triton (Six-spottedfishingspider)[3]
Eurycea guttolineata (Three-lined Salamander)[3]
Gambusia holbrooki (Bore-drain fish)[3]
Hypentelium nigricans (Northern hog sucker)[3]
Ictalurus punctatus (Channel catfish)[3]
Ixobrychus exilis (Least Bittern)[5]
Lemna minor (common duckweed)[3]
Libellula lydia (Common whitetail)[3]
Limnodrilus hoffmeisteri (Aquatic worm)[3]
Lithobates catesbeianus (American Bullfrog)[3]
Lithobates sphenocephalus sphenocephalus (Florida Leopard Frog)[3]
Lithobates sylvaticus (Wood Frog)[3]
Macrobdella decora (Freshwater leech)[3]
Micropterus salmoides (Northern largemouth bass)[3]
Nerodia sipedon (Northern Water Snake)[3]
Notemigonus crysoleucas (Golden shiner minnow)[3]
Notophthalmus viridescens (Eastern Newt)[3]
Pimephales notatus (Bluntnose minnow)[4]
Plestiodon fasciatus (Five-lined Skink)[3]
Plethodon cinereus (Eastern Red-backed Salamander)[3]
Podilymbus podiceps (Pied-billed Grebe)[4]
Pomoxis nigromaculatus (Strawberry bass)[3]
Semotilus atromaculatus (Horned dace)[3]
Thamnophis sirtalis (Common Garter Snake)[3]
Hydrilla verticillata (waterthyme)[3]
Pontederia cordata (Pickerel Weed)[3]
Saururus cernuus (lizard's tail)[3]
Utricularia macrorhiza (greater bladderwort)[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Accipiter striatus (Sharp-shinned Hawk)1
Agelaius phoeniceus (Red-winged Blackbird)1
Agkistrodon contortrix (Southern Copperhead)5
Agkistrodon piscivorus (conanti)1
Aix sponsa (Wood Duck)4
Ameiurus natalis (Yellow bullhead)2
Anas acuta (Northern Pintail)1
Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard)11
Anguilla rostrata (American eel)4
Apis mellifera (honey bee)3
Ardea herodias (Great Blue Heron)15
Bombus fervidus (Golden northern bumble bee)3
Branta canadensis (Canada Goose)2
Buteo jamaicensis (Red-tailed Hawk)9
Castor canadensis (american beaver)1
Cathartes aura (Turkey Vulture)2
Circus cyaneus (Northern Harrier)1
Corvus brachyrhynchos (American Crow)4
Cottus carolinae (Banded sculpin)1
Cryptotis parva (North American Least Shrew)2
Cyanocitta cristata (Blue Jay)1
Cyprinus carpio (Common carp)3
Didelphis virginiana (Virginia Opossum)6
Dolomedes triton (Six-spottedfishingspider)1
Etheostoma olmstedi (Tessellated darter)1
Gambusia holbrooki (Bore-drain fish)3
Geothlypis trichas (Common Yellowthroat)1
Haliaeetus leucocephalus (Bald Eagle)1
Harpyhaliaetus coronatus (Crowned Solitary Eagle)1
Heterodon platirhinos (Eastern Hognose Snake)4
Hypentelium nigricans (Northern hog sucker)4
Ictalurus punctatus (Channel catfish)8
Lampropeltis calligaster (Prairie Kingsnake)1
Lampropeltis gentilis (Scarlet kingsnake)1
Larus delawarensis (Ring-billed Gull)8
Lithobates catesbeianus (American Bullfrog)6
Lithobates sphenocephalus sphenocephalus (Florida Leopard Frog)2
Megaceryle alcyon (Belted Kingfisher)12
Mephitis mephitis (Striped Skunk)6
Micropterus salmoides (Northern largemouth bass)9
Mimus polyglottos (Northern Mockingbird)1
Myiarchus crinitus (Great Crested Flycatcher)2
Nerodia sipedon (Northern Water Snake)9
Notemigonus crysoleucas (Golden shiner minnow)1
Notophthalmus viridescens (Eastern Newt)1
Odocoileus virginianus (white-tailed deer)2
Ondatra zibethicus (muskrat)3
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos (American White Pelican)1
Phalacrocorax auritus (Double-crested Cormorant)7
Plegadis falcinellus (Glossy Ibis)1
Pomoxis nigromaculatus (Strawberry bass)6
Procyon lotor (Raccoon)5
Pseudemys nelsoni (Florida Redbelly Turtle)2
Pseudemys texana (Texas River Cooter)1
Quiscalus quiscula (Common Grackle)1
Sciurus carolinensis (eastern gray squirrel)2
Semotilus atromaculatus (Horned dace)4
Strix varia (Barred Owl)9
Tamias striatus (eastern chipmunk)1
Thamnophis sirtalis (Common Garter Snake)6
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis (Eastern gartersnake)1
Thryothorus ludovicianus (Carolina Wren)1
Trichechus manatus (West Indian Manatee)1
Turdus migratorius (American Robin)1
Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox)3

Predators

Ardea herodias (Great Blue Heron)[3]
Buteo jamaicensis (Red-tailed Hawk)[3]
Corvus brachyrhynchos (American Crow)[4]
Haliaeetus leucocephalus (Bald Eagle)[4]
Lithobates catesbeianus (American Bullfrog)[4]
Mephitis mephitis (Striped Skunk)[4]
Micropterus salmoides (Northern largemouth bass)[3]
Nerodia sipedon (Northern Water Snake)[3]
Phalacrocorax auritus (Double-crested Cormorant)[3]
Procyon lotor (Raccoon)[3]
Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox)[4]

Providers

Shelter 
Carex stricta (upright sedge)[3]
Cephalanthus tetrandra (Buttonbush)[3]
Hibiscus moscheutos (crimsoneyed rosemallow)[3]
Peltandra virginica (green arrow arum)[3]
Phragmites australis (common reed)[3]
Potamogeton lucens (long-leaf pondweed)[3]
Typha latifolia (Reedmace)[3]
Hydrilla verticillata (waterthyme)[3]
Pontederia cordata (Pickerel Weed)[3]
Saururus cernuus (lizard's tail)[3]
Utricularia macrorhiza (greater bladderwort)[3]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Allassostoma magnum[6]
Allassostoma parvum <Unverified Name>[6]
Allassostomoides chelydrae[6]
Allassostomoides parvus[6]
Amphibiocapillaria serpentina <Unverified Name>[6]
Dictyangium chelydrae[6]
Hapalorhynchus brooksi <Unverified Name>[6]
Hapalorhynchus foliorchis <Unverified Name>[6]
Hapalorhynchus gracilis[6]
Henotosoma haematobium <Unverified Name>[6]
Heronimus mollis[6]
Herpetodiplostomum delillei <Unverified Name>[6]
Neopolystoma domitilae <Unverified Name>[6]
Polystomoidella oblonga <Unverified Name>[6]
Polystomoides coronatum <Unverified Name>[6]
Spirorchis haematobius <Unverified Name>[6]
Spirorchis magnitestis <Unverified Name>[6]
Spirorchis minutum <Unverified Name>[6]
Telorchis attenuata <Unverified Name>[6]
Telorchis corti <Unverified Name>[6]
Telorchis singularis <Unverified Name>[6]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
AB Furuviksparkenserpentina
Abilene Zoological Gardens
America's Teaching Zoo
Aquarium du Quebec
Bermuda Aquarium Museum and Zooosceola
Bosphorus Zoo (Bogaziçi Hayvanatosceola
Bramble Park Zoo
BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo
 serpentina
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Gardenserpentina
Cameron Park Zoo
Cango Wildlife Ranch
Central Florida Zoological Parkosceola
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardenosceola
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Clyde Peeling's Reptilandserpentina
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Connecticut's Beardsley Zooserpentina
Dakota Zooserpentina
Dallas Zoo
David Traylor Zoo of Emporiaserpentina
Detroit Zoological Society
Dierenpark de Oliemeulen (Zoo Tilburg)
Drayton Manor Park Zoo
Dusit (Bangkok) Zoological Park
ECHO Lake Aquarium & Science Centerserpentina
Espace Zoolog de St-Martin-la-Plaine
Flamingo Land LTDserpentina
Florida Aquarium
Fundacao Parque Zoologico de Sao Paulo
Greater Vancouver Zoo
Guadalajara Zoo
Hutchinson Zooserpentina
Jackson Zoological Park
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardensserpentina
Jardim Zoologico / Lisbon Zoo
Jardin Zoologico de Cdad.Buenos Aires
Jardin Zoologique de la Ville de Lyon
Jászberény Zool.& Botanical Garden
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Kazan Zoological & Botanical Garden
Kharkiv Zoo
Kittenberger Zoo
Krakow Aquarium & Natural History Msm
Lake Superior Zoological Gardens
Living Desert State Park (Carlsbad)
Louisville Zoological Garden
Maryland Zoo in Baltimoreserpentina
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny w Lodz
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny, Plock
Minnesota Zoological Garden
Miskolc Zoo/Állatkert és Kultúrpark
Musee d'Histoire Naturelle de Tournai
Museum of Science - Live Animal Center
 serpentina
Nagyerdei Kultúrpark KHT.
Nat'l Mississippi River Museum & Aquar
 serpentina
Nat'l Zoological Gardens of S. Africa
 osceola
Natural History Museum of Adirondacks
Newport Aquarium
Nogeyama Zoological Gardens Yokohama
NY State Zoo at Thompson Park
Oasys Parque del Desierto de Tabernas
Oklahoma City Zoological Parkserpentina
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
 serpentina
Parc de la Haute Touche (MNHN)
Parc Zoologique d'Amneville
Parc Zoologique de la Barben
Parco Natura Viva
Parque De Animales Silvestres Temaikèn
Parque Zoologico Huachipa
Permskii Zoologicheskii Sad
Potter Park Zoological Gardens
Racine Zoological Gardens
Randers Regnskov
Red River Zoo
Riga Zoo
Rome Zoo-Fondazione Bioparco di Roma
Safari de Peaugres
Saint Louis Zoological Parkserpentina
Salzburg Zoo Hellbrunn
San Diego Zooserpentina
Silver Springs Parkosceola
Singapore Zoological Gardens
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
South Carolina Aquarium
St. Augustine Alligator Farm
 osceola
Staten Island Zoo
Tallahassee Museum of History andserpentina
Tampa's Lowry Park Zooserpentina
Tennessee Aquarium
 serpentina
Thoiry Zoological Park
Tilgate Nature Centre
Toronto Zoo
Touroparc
Trotter's World of Animalsserpentina
Turtle Back Zoo
Ueno Zoological Gardens
Virginia Aquarium&Marine Science Ctr
Virginia Living Museumserpentina
Welsh Mountain Zoo
West Edmonton Mall Marine Life Center
Western North Carolina Nature Center
Wildlife World Zoo
 serpentina
Wingham Wildlife Park
Wroclaw Zoo, LLC
Zoo and Aqua-Terrarium Ltd. Pécs
Zoo de Doue-la-Fontaine
Zoo de Pont-Scorff
Zoo de Santillana y Parque Cuaternario
Zoo Santo Inácio Vila Nova de Gaia
Zoo Sauvage de St-Félicienserpentina
Zoological Center Tel Aviv - Ramat Gan
Zoological Society of Trinidad &Tobagoserpentina
Zoologicka zahrada Bojnice
Zoologicka Zahrada Bratislava
Zoologicka zahrada Olomouc
Zoologico Nacional La Aurora

Distribution

S Canada (from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and S Quebec, west to SE Alberta), USA (east of the Rocky Mountains and south to the Texas coast: North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, ; Western Michigan University’s Asylum Lake;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org 2de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774 3Study of Northern Virginia Ecology 4Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 5The Breeding Ecology of Least Bitterns (Ixobrychus exilis) at Agassiz and Mingo National Wildlife Refuges, Karen Elizabeth Arnold, Thesis for Master of Science Major in Wildlife and Fisheries South Dakota State University 2005 6Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators. Calvin College Ecosystem Preserve Edwin S. George Reserve, University of Michigan, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Western Michigan University’s Asylum Lake
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access