The semi-aquatic Eastern Mud Turtle, Kinosternon subrubrum subrubrum, is themud turtle found in the Chesapeake Bay area. Found in wetlands and tidalmarshes, is is easlily confused with the musk turtle.
Photographer: Mary Hollinger
Affiliation: NODC biologist
Date: 1996 June 9
Location: Maryland, Lower Patuxent River
Subject: Chesapeake Bay Maryland
Subject: Fauna Reptile