Found in a neighborhood. Relocated to greens bayou
at the ephemeral pond
Juvenile. Found in ~6 inches of water.
Two large females. One had recovered from a head/shell injury
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).