Classification
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  • Italian
    • Tartarughe e testuggini
  • Belarusian
    • Чарапахі
  • Russian
    • Черепахи
  • English
    • Turtles and Tortoises
    • turtles
    • tortoises
  • Scientific Names
    • Testudines
    • Chelonii
  • Spanish
    • Tortugas
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 龜鱉目

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina

Observer

rmille34

Date

May 5, 2016 08:25 PM CDT

Description

Found in a neighborhood. Relocated to greens bayou

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

taogirl

Date

May 3, 2016

Description

at the ephemeral pond

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina

Observer

jlzachary1

Date

May 1, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. picta

Observer

rebeccaj97

Date

April 14, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

victoriaprice_16

Date

May 5, 2016 01:45 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Red-eared slider

Photos / Sounds

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What

Midland Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. marginata

Observer

swampy

Date

May 5, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern River Cooter Pseudemys concinna ssp. concinna

Observer

luke_pearson

Date

October 9, 2014

Description

Juvenile. Found in ~6 inches of water.

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Map Turtle Graptemys geographica

Observer

luke_pearson

Date

October 9, 2014

Description

Two large females. One had recovered from a head/shell injury

Photos / Sounds

What

Florida Softshell Turtle Apalone ferox

Observer

twatts2

Date

April 22, 2016 08:35 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. picta

Observer

samanthalee717

Date

May 2, 2016 10:08 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pond Slider Trachemys scripta

Observer

bardownskies19

Date

May 4, 2016 01:04 PM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pond Slider Trachemys scripta

Observer

jaredholmes

Date

May 4, 2016 02:59 PM CDT
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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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