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Posted by DarrellS on April 30, 2003 at 11:22:13:
I don't expect anyone to be able to identify this to subspecies -- though I expect it is a old (with the accent on the "old") RES. Trachemys scripta elegans.
Just thought I would throw up the picture as a great example of age related melanism. This nasty huge male was purchased as a hatchling in 1963