Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
Morphological Variation in Turtles of the Genus Pseudemys (Testudines: Emydidae) from Central Atlantic Drainages
Cooter and redbelly turtles are aquatic species that inhabit the southeastern United States. Taxonomic relationships in the genus Pseudemys have been unclear due to an extensive history of species-subspecies revisions. This study analyzed and compared morphological characteristics of various turtle species in North Carolina and Virginia drainage systems.