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Shimmerings
Enchanted Learning® Photoblog      Posted March 2, 2013   1:32 pm

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Close-up of a Red-Eared Slider and its Reflection
 
Close-up of a Red-Eared Slider and its Reflection

This red-eared slider is old enough that you can just barely make out the distinctive red marking near the ear. That red area is what gives this turtle its name.

Scientific name: Trachemys scripta elegans
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Date taken: August 27, 2012
Place taken: Golden Gardens Park, Seattle, WA, USA
Mitchell Spector
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