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  • The distinct blue lines in the petals might perhaps justify 'picta' or 'lineata,' rather than an epithet of size; but I suppose it is Gerarde's Minima, and so leave it, more safely named as 'minute' than

    Proserpina, Volume 2 Studies Of Wayside Flowers

  • Chrysemys picta – painted turtle, Walden Ponds Wildlife Habitat, northeast of Boulder, Colorado.

    The Panda's Thumb: May 2010 Archives

  • Today, the most common vegetation is represented by Crescentia cujete, Guazuma ulmifolia, Cassia fistula, Bursera graveolens, Spondias mombin, Bauhinia picta, Ceiba pentandra and Gliricidia sepium.

    Patía Valley dry forests

  • Chrysemys picta was the previous entry in this blog.

    Junk DNA is still junk - The Panda's Thumb

  • Other birds sometimes seen here include the black-faced hawk Leucopternis melanops, red-shouldered macaw Diopsittaca nobilis, painted parakeet Pyrrhura picta and savannah seedeaters Sporophila spp.

    Canaima National Park, Venezuela

  • Four out of six species of painted snails (Polymita picta, P. brocheri, P. venusta and P. versicolor) - a group of endemic mollusks considered perhaps the most beautifully colored genus in the world, live in the area, one of which (P. brocheri) can only be found in a section of these terrace systems.

    Desembarco del Granma National Park, Cuba

  • (News source.) [Correction: Darren Naish points out that these are not bumblebee bats, but painted bats (Kerivoula picta).]

    Archive 2007-12-01

  • Allen & Neill (1950) reported alligator snappers to eat Painted turtles Chrysemys picta, Chicken turtles Deirochelys reticularia, mud turtles Kinosternon, as well as other alligator snappers.

    Archive 2006-05-01

  • Behavioral responses of hatchling painted turtles (Chrysemys picta) and snapping turtles (Chelydra serpentina) at subzero temperatures.

    Archive 2006-02-01

  • April 8, 2008 at 6:54 pm dis picta is soo koool. i liek da fotoshoppingz u did on dis picta and teh viens around baesmint cat

    Basement Cat VS. Ceiling Cat - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?

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