Pseudemys floridana Le Conte 1830 (peninsula cooter)

Reptilia - Testudines - Panemydidae

Alternative combination: Testudo floridana

Belongs to Pseudemys according to M. E. Seidel and H. M. Smith 1986

See also Clarke 1953 and van Dijk et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Pseudemys alabamensis, Pseudemys carri, Pseudemys concinna, Pseudemys gorzugi, Pseudemys idahoensis, Pseudemys nelsoni, Pseudemys peninsularis, Pseudemys rubriventris, Pseudemys texana, Pseudemys williamsi

Ecology: aquatic omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: Florida collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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