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tivity they will feed on small fish, raw meat, or earthworms.

Mud Turtle, or Painted Turtle, Chrysemys pitta, Ag. A very common and prettily marked species; often seen sunning themselves on logs. In captivity they will feed on small fish, raw meat, earthworms, and insects.

REFERENCES.

Cope, E. D. The Crocodilians, Lizards and Snakes of North America. Rep. U. S. Natl. Museum for 1898. Washington, 1900.

Jordan, D. S. Manual of the Vertebrates of the Northern United Staters. Chicago, 1894.


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