Texas map turtle (Graptemys versa)
- As its common name suggests, the Texas map turtle is endemic to Texas, and is found in the Colorado River drainage system.
- Male Texas map turtles only grow to around 11 cm in length, while the larger females can reach over 21 cm.
- The female Texas map turtle can lay up to four clutches of eggs per year.
The Texas map turtle is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix III of CITES (2).
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