Black-knobbed map turtle facts for kids
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The black-knobbed map turtle (Graptemys nigrinoda) is a species of aquatic turtles. Their skin is light gray and have spikes on their shell. They are part of the Graptemys genus and were once called the black-knobbed sawback turtle. They live in rivers in the Mobile Bay in Alabama and Mississippi.
- Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group 1996. Graptemys nigrinoda. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 29 July 2007.
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