Abundant in several streams, tributary to Zambezi. I found dozens of them in several spots.
this little turtle was clinging to the muddy bank after we had rain that raised the water level in the creek; it was less than two inches front to back
Rte 9 near Appoquinimink WMA, DE April 19, 2014
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).