IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Continent: Middle-America North-America Asia
Distribution: S Canada (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia),  USA (Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Wisconsin, Illinois, Tennessee, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, New York, New Hampshire, Maine, scattered in W Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, Utah, introduced to Florida and California),  Mexico (Chihuahua)  introduced to the Philippine Islands, Germany, Indonesia, Spain (Rhodin et al. 2010).  
Type locality: Lancaster, Philadelphia, USA (designated by MITLLEMAN 1945).  dorsalis: USA (Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Illinois, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas);
Type locality: vicinity of New Orleans, Louisiana (restricted by K.P. SCHMIDT 1953).  marginata: SE Canada (Ontario, Québec), E USA (Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New York, Ohio,Pennsylvania, Tennessee, West Virginia); [Syntype: UIMNH 41529 (MCZ 1796)]  belli: S Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan), USA (Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan,Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska,New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming), Mexico (Chihuahua);
Type locality: “Manhattan, Kansas” (designated by K.P. SCHMIDT 1953).


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Source: The Reptile Database


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