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Eastern Musk Turtle (Sternotherus odoratus)

Record Information
Created: September 15th, 2020 - 09:31 AM
Last Modified: October 30th, 2020 - 10:02 AM
Entered by: Katharine Gipe
Record # 174891
Observation Information
County: Chester County
Time: 2020-09-14 11:00:00
Qty: 1
Age: Adult
Sex: Unknown
Air Temperature: 70.00F
Cloud Cover: Clear
Weather Conditions: Calm
Elevation: 446.00ft
Habitat: woody debris along pond margins. Pond has water control fountain nearby, half forested margin, half mowed lawn.


Turtle ducked behind branch just before my photos. Prior to this there was a nice view of his head.


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