Classification
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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 龜鱉目
  • Scientific Names
    • Testudines
    • Chelonii
  • English
    • Turtles and Tortoises
    • turtles
    • tortoises
  • Spanish
    • Tortugas

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Texas Cooter Pseudemys texana

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

July 27, 2015 08:13 PM CDT

Description

Large adult female in flood pool of the Guadalupe River under bridge of FM 1376. Imaged only. GTS 2089.

Last image is Erin Salmon holding it before release.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. bellii

Observer

kurbanek

Date

July 27, 2015 08:33 PM MDT

Description

Painted Turtle nesting on the edge of the road.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

slider turtles Genus Trachemys

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

July 23, 2015 10:42 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow Mud Turtle Kinosternon flavescens

Observer

tbrock

Date

April 15, 2015 11:50 AM CDT

Description

AOR

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

mmendels33

Date

July 23, 2015 12:00 PM PDT

Description

In probably the most substantial pool in that immediate area (~knee-thigh deep, maybe 3x2m). Based on the turtle's size (adult), it could be the same one that we saw in a pool next to Tropical Terrace (aka Robert's Ranch) just less than 1km upstream in Jan 2014.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta

Observer

josh4

Date

July 27, 2015 09:43 AM CDT

Description

Female sunning herself

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bell’s Hingeback Tortoise Kinixys belliana

Observer

oebenin

Date

July 13, 2013 08:21 PM CET

Place

Pendjari (Google, OSM)

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

Ornate Box Turtle Terrapene ornata ssp. ornata

Observer

garynewgord

Date

July 27, 2015 09:18 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Terrapene ornate ornata

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

valter

Date

June 29, 2007 09:19 AM WEST

Description

Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve

Date Photo Taken: June 29, 2007

© Copyright. You cannot use! Only Encyclopedia of Life (EOL)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

biosam

Date

June 20, 2015 12:30 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Turtle Chelonia mydas

Date

July 25, 2015 06:21 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Berlandier's Tortoise Gopherus berlandieri

Observer

hydaticus

Date

July 25, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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.