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    • Testudines
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    • Tortugas

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Krefft?s River Turtle Emydura macquarii ssp. krefftii

Observer

ctnash

Date

December 20, 2014 04:48 PM AEST

Description

Krefft's River Turtle (Emydura macquarii krefftii). At least a dozen seen together.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

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What

Yellow Mud Turtle Kinosternon flavescens

Observer

connor22

Date

December 17, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Pond Turtle Actinemys marmorata

Observer

nene007

Date

March 25, 2014 09:28 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hermann's Tortoise Testudo hermanni

Observer

paufortuno

Date

December 19, 2014 01:26 PM CET

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Mediterranean Turtle in Experimental fields in Llobregat delta

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

dpom

Date

December 18, 2014 04:06 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. picta

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

August 3, 2009 03:06 PM CDT

Description

Adult found at James Baird State Park with Russ Walker. Imaged only. GTS 829.

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Box Turtle Terrapene carolina

Observer

septemberone

Date

May 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This turtle has been coming to my back door for 3 years. She loves bread I feed the birds. She eats so much I think she will be sick.
She also likes watermelon but not as much as the bread.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

December 17, 2014 10:54 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Diamondback Terrapin Malaclemys terrapin ssp. terrapin

Observer

tim_walsh

Date

July 1, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Roger Bowgen observed two terrapins one month apart. The specimens were seen approximately 10' offshore. The first was in June during high tide and the second in July during the incoming tide.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pond Turtles Family Emydidae

Observer

ctnash

Date

June 30, 2009 12:43 PM AEST

Description

Several seen.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta

Observer

m_jon

Date

July 27, 2014 03:05 PM PDT

Description

iNat used gregpauly noticed that "the turtle towards the upper left is a male painted turtle, Chrysemys picta." The red-eared sliders are on this observation.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Green Turtle Chelonia mydas

Observer

ctnash

Date

July 4, 2009 10:43 AM AEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Aboriginal harvested green turtle eggs, boiled dry, for human consumption.

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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.