Classification
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    • Testudines
    • Chelonii
  • English
    • Turtles and Tortoises
    • turtles
    • tortoises
  • Spanish
    • Tortugas

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Tortoise Gopherus agassizii

Observer

gregwatson

Date

July 3, 2015 07:33 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Gopherus agassizii. While I watched from 50 feet away, she wandered around within a 2-foot-diameter area for 3 or 4 minutes.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

langaha

Date

July 3, 2015 08:47 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. picta

Observer

beepboop

Date

May 9, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina

Observer

stgiery

Date

May 1, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Diamondback Terrapin Malaclemys terrapin ssp. terrapin

Observer

ctswampdoc

Date

June 17, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

saw females laying eggs on barrier beach

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

beepboop

Date

May 6, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina

Observer

beepboop

Date

May 5, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Box Turtle Terrapene carolina ssp. carolina

Observer

screws

Date

June 16, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

saw so many of these laying eggs

Photos / Sounds

What

Three-toed Box Turtle Terrapene carolina ssp. triunguis

Observer

wildcarrot

Date

July 3, 2015 06:07 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina

Observer

beepboop

Date

April 17, 2015

Description

With 3 Painted Turtles in back.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta

Observer

beepboop

Date

April 17, 2015

Description

Three Painted Turtles with Common Snapping Turtle in front.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta

Observer

beepboop

Date

April 17, 2015
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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.