The River Cooter is a species of turtle native to the United States and is listed as least concern on the endangered species list.
Reasons for least concern status - Habitat loss, predation, roadkills, hunting, pet trade.
Conservation efforts - There are regulations protecting the river cooter and they live in captivity.
River Cooter Facts -
Science Name: Pseudemys concinna
Size: 23 - 43 cm
Weight: 5.2 - 14 kg
Native Locstions: United States
Lifespan: 40 years +
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)
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