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Ouachita Map Turtle
Ouachita Map Turtle (Graptemys ouchitensis)

Food : Omnivores, eating a range of food from insects and snails to fish and pond weed.

Habitat : Rivers and lakes.

Carapace length : Males reaching 20cm and females reaching 30cm.

Range : Found mainly in the part of the Mississippi River that runs through the state of lowa. Also found in lakes that are close to the Mississippi.

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