Photo by Leo Schober
Photo by Leo Schober

Common name: Sabine map turtle
Size: Males up to 12 cm, females up to 20 cm
Distribution: USA: Texas and Louisiana (Sabine, Mermentau and Calcasieu rivers)
Habitat: Rivers with swift currents and submerged vegetation and sand or silt bottoms
Vivaria: Aquaria
Diet: Carnivorous
Subspecies: none
Cites status: Appendix III