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  • English
    • Turtles and Tortoises
    • turtles
    • tortoises
  • Scientific Names
    • Testudines
  • Spanish
    • Tortugas

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Recent observations

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What

turtles Order Testudines

Observer

geniegreenie

Date

July 24, 2014 03:30 PM EDT

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What

Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina

Date

July 24, 2014 09:39 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Ornate Box Turtle Terrapene ornata

Observer

mhudson26

Date

July 23, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina

Observer

naturenut

Date

July 24, 2014

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Observer

croelke

Date

July 24, 2014 01:12 PM CDT

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What

Eastern Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta

Observer

okellhammer

Date

July 24, 2014 08:53 AM EDT

Description

Laying eggs on driveway

Photos / Sounds

What

African Side-necked Turtles Family Pelomedusidae

Observer

natcamp5

Date

July 23, 2014 02:08 PM PDT

Description

Coll: Alle, Elizabeth, Emerson, Sebastian, Molly, Evan, Rhett
2 swimming

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

acacia999

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

2 adults foraging about 1 km from one another. One was foraging on coco plums. The other was foraging on unknown vegetation.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

naturalist242

Date

June 27, 2014 04:19 PM CDT

Description

Female laying eggs on trail

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

naturalist242

Date

July 1, 2014 08:00 AM CDT

Description

Large mature turtle on entrance road

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What

Pond Turtles Family Emydidae

Observer

chrishyde

Date

July 21, 2014 08:01 AM CDT

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What

spiny softshell turtle Apalone spinifera

Observer

brianw

Date

July 16, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Turtles are reptiles of the order Chelonii or Testudines characterised by a special bony or cartilaginous shell developed from their ribs and acting as a shield.Turtle may refer to the chelonian order as a whole (American English) or to fresh-water and sea-dwelling chelonians (British English).

No range data available.