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Trachemys scripta (Schoepff, 1792) - Red-eared Slider


Collection Summary

Trachemys scripta (Red-eared Slider) has a total of 368 valid, non-duplicated collections representing 91 counties and 292 localities. There are a total of 96 collectors and 220 collection dates for the species. This results in a total of 233 expeditions for the species, a measure of unique date / collector(s) combinations. The earliest collection year for the species in Missouri is 1878 and its most recent collection year is 2018. The earliest and latest collection dates (independent of earliest and most recent collection years) are January 21 and December 26, respectively. If you have a new record to report, read the New Records section of the FAQ.

Collection Summary by County

Collection summary for Trachemys scripta (Red-eared Slider) by county. Some values are unavailable since some records are represented solely by historical literature reports, which sometimes lack complete collecting data. Click on a county name to view more information about that county. Click on column headings to sort by that column.
County Localities Collections Collectors Dates Expeditions Earliest Year Latest Year
Adair 1 1 1 1 1 2005 2005
Barry 1 1 2 1 1 2007 2007
Barton 4 5 5 4 4 1989 2017
Bates 3 3 4 3 3 1990 2003
Benton 1 1 1 1 1 1957 1957
Bollinger 4 4 4 4 4 1965 1989
Boone 4 4 4 3 4 2005 2009
Buchanan 3 3 2 3 3 1958 2017
Butler 10 13 8 10 10 1898 2008
Callaway 1 2 2 1 1 2000 2000
Camden 5 5 6 3 3 1992 2017
Cape Girardeau 5 5 3 5 5 1961 2007
Carroll 2 2 1 1 1
Carter 2 2 2 2 2 1941 1983
Cass 1 1 1 1 1 1984 1984
Cedar 4 5 3 4 4 2002 2018
Chariton 6 6 5 4 4 1992 2011
Christian 3 3 4 3 3 2006 2017
Clark 5 5 5 4 5 1960 2012
Clay 1 1 1 1 1
Cole 1 1 1 1 1 1999 1999
Cooper 2 2 1 1 1
Crawford 3 3 6 3 3 2004 2008
Dade 6 6 6 6 6 1992 2016
Dallas 1 1 2 1 1 1992 1992
Daviess 2 2 2 2 2 1960 2012
Dent 2 3 2 2 2 1909 1909
Douglas 5 5 4 3 3 2005 2016
Dunklin 9 35 6 5 7 1920 1961
Franklin 2 2 3 2 2 1993 2000
Gasconade 2 2 5 2 2 2006 2006
Greene 11 11 6 10 10 2002 2018
Henry 4 5 5 3 4 1983 2014
Hickory 3 3 4 3 3 1992 2004
Holt 1 1 1 1 1 1967 1967
Howard 7 8 3 4 4 1999 2015
Howell 2 2 3 2 2 1983 2007
Jackson 2 3 2 3 3 1963 1963
Jasper 2 2 4 2 2 1992 2015
Jefferson 3 5 2 2 2 1905 1905
Johnson 4 4 4 4 4 1961 2017
Laclede 4 4 3 4 4 1983 2006
Lafayette 3 3 1 3 3 1989 1994
Lawrence 11 11 7 10 10 1982 2016
Lewis 3 3 3 3 3 1978 2013
Lincoln 1 1 1 1 1 1989 1989
Linn 1 1 1 1 1 2005 2005
Livingston 1 1 1 1 1 1940 1940
Madison 1 1 1 1 1 2001 2001
Maries 2 2 2 2 2 1962 1982
Marion 2 3 3 2 2 2006 2018
McDonald 2 2 3 2 2 1984 2010
Mississippi 4 4 5 4 4 1984 2011
Moniteau 1 1 1 1 1 1999 1999
Montgomery 2 2 1 1 1 2009 2009
Morgan 3 3 3 3 3 1987 2002
New Madrid 1 1 2 1 1 1967 1967
Newton 2 2 3 2 2 2010 2010
Oregon 5 7 3 2 2 2007 2017
Osage 3 3 3 3 3 1999 2010
Ozark 2 2 4 2 2 1983 2010
Pemiscot 6 14 4 6 8 1923 1956
Perry 2 2 4 2 2 2008 2011
Pettis 1 2 1 1 1
Phelps 1 1 2 1 1 1999 1999
Pike 3 4 2 3 3 1996 2014
Platte 2 2 3 2 2 1961 2002
Polk 5 5 3 5 5 2004 2015
Pulaski 1 1 1 1 1 1929 1929
Ray 3 4 2 3 3 1987 2003
Reynolds 1 1 1 1 1 1940 1940
Ripley 2 2 3 2 2 1996 2005
Saint Charles 5 7 6 5 5 1909 1994
Saint Clair 5 5 1 2 2 2001 2017
Sainte Genevieve 1 1 2 1 1 2014 2014
Saint Francois 2 2 3 2 2 1994 2007
Saint Louis 4 11 5 7 8 1878 1960
Saline 5 6 1 1 1
Scott 5 5 4 4 4 1995 2011
Shannon 1 1 2 1 1 2003 2003
Shelby 1 1 2 1 1 2003 2003
Stoddard 9 14 7 9 9 1965 2013
Stone 7 10 7 6 6 2015 2017
Taney 2 2 3 2 2 1992 2009
Texas 2 2 7 2 2 2002 2016
Vernon 8 8 8 8 8 1936 2018
Warren 3 3 3 3 3 1991 2013
Washington 2 2 2 2 2 1960 1976
Wayne 3 3 5 3 3 1892 2007
Webster 2 2 4 2 2 2013 2013
Wright 1 1 3 1 1 2013 2013