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

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Recent observations

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Common Box Turtle Terrapene carolina

Observer

vrsutton

Date

November 23, 2014 10:58 AM CST

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Western Pond Turtle Actinemys marmorata

Observer

dominicrivetti

Date

March 26, 2015

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Description

Found in the middle of road near a small cattle pond. Warm day, low 80's degrees fahrenheit.

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Eastern Box Turtle Terrapene carolina

Observer

jmarchal

Date

May 23, 2014 05:19 PM EDT

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Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

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taogirl

Date

March 25, 2015

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Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina

Observer

naturenut

Date

March 26, 2015

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Pond Slider Trachemys scripta

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jorgehvaldez

Date

October 15, 2014

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What

turtles Order Testudines

Observer

rljtexas

Date

March 24, 2015

Description

In 3' deep pool, part of Indian Creek. He didn't want to be photographed. Couldn't spot a red "ear mark". Est. 12" shell, possibly a bit larger. Neck seems long for a Slider.

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What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

dominic

Date

March 26, 2015

Description

On a fallen tree right next to where we were fishing.

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Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

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cullen

Date

March 26, 2015 11:26 AM CDT

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codyhough

Date

May 11, 2009

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Observer

codyhough

Date

May 15, 2012

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What

Tortuga de orejas rojas Trachemys scripta

Observer

poncho

Date

March 22, 2015

Place

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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.