New Distribution Records for Painted Turtles, Chrysemys picta, from Northwestern and Northeastern Ontario
Keywords:Western Painted Turtle, Chrysemys picta bellii, Midland Painted Turtle, Chrysemys picta marginata, distribution, Ontario
AbstractRecords of Western Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta bellii) in northwestern Ontario and of Midland Painted Turtle (C. p. marginata) in northeastern Ontario extend the documented range northward. Two records of C. p. marginata represent the first records for the Timiskaming District.
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