Effects of Temperature on Painted Turtles
(Chrysemys picta)
General Information on Painted Turtles
Reproduction in Painted Turtles

Overwintering Old Hypothesis:

Freeze Tolerance

Overwintering New Hypothesis:

Supercooling

Overwintering After the First Winter
How Other Animals React to Cold Temperatures
Works Cited
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