Relevant Websites

Find more information about Barbour’s map turtle.

FWC Imperiled Species Web Page – Find information about the state of Florida’s rules and regulations on state imperiled species.

Barbour’s Map Turtle Biological Status Review (PDF File – 154.19 KB) – The FWC conducted a biological status review of the Barbour’s map turtle in 2010. Read about the status of and threats to this species in Florida. Supplemental Information for the Biological Status Review (PDF File – 263.08 KB).

Florida Natural Areas Inventory Field Guide  – Read about the Barbour’s map turtle and other rare Florida plants and animals in this online field guide.



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