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Recent observations

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Eastern Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. picta

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peggyo

Date

April 16, 2015 01:09 PM EDT

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Turtles and Tortoises Order Testudines

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sdhjuw

Date

January 16, 2017 01:56 PM MST

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Turtles and Tortoises Order Testudines

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sdhjuw

Date

January 18, 2017 12:30 PM MST

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Turtles and Tortoises Order Testudines

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sdhjuw

Date

January 15, 2017 02:03 PM MST

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Marginated Tortoise Testudo marginata

Observer

michaeldiventi

Date

January 22, 2017 08:28 PM CET

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michaeldiventi

Date

January 22, 2017 08:24 PM CET

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Softshell turtles Genus Apalone

Observer

k_mccormack

Date

January 15, 2017

Description

Observed during a random shoreline freshwater mussel survey.

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Puerto Rican Slider Trachemys stejnegeri

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annikaml

Date

January 12, 2017 12:34 PM CST

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Turtles and Tortoises Order Testudines

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bradleysaul

Date

January 22, 2017 11:07 AM EST

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Common Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina

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redgarter

Date

June 9, 2015 12:39 PM EDT

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Northern Map Turtle Graptemys geographica

Observer

redgarter

Date

June 16, 2015 11:31 AM EDT

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Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

mikef451

Date

January 21, 2017
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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).

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