Turtles have the longest life expectancy. They develop from their ribs and act as shield. They tend to have exceptional night vision. Whenever they get scared they hide their head into the upper shell
Very large snapping turtle. 13" width!
Female Box appeared to have a protruding growth on lower portion of the neck.
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).