Recent field work and a review of catalogued specimens in the herpetology collections at the Yale Peabody has yielded 170 new town records for amphibians and reptiles in Connecticut. These are reported here, along with observations on the status of the red-ear slider (Trachemys scripta) in Connecticut.
Watkins-Colwell, Gregory J.; Leenders, Twan; Roach, Brian T.; Drew, Daniel J.; Dancho, Gregg; and Yuckienuz, Jeanne, "New Distribution Records for Amphibians and Reptiles in Connecticut, with Notes on the Status of an Introduced Species" (2006). Biology Faculty Publications. Paper 58.