Classification
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All Names

  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 龜鱉目
  • Scientific Names
    • Testudines
    • Chelonii
  • English
    • Turtles and Tortoises
    • turtles
    • tortoises
  • Spanish
    • Tortugas

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Recent observations

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Common Box Turtle Terrapene carolina

Observer

cmvaldez

Date

September 4, 2015 03:44 PM CDT

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What

Aquatic Box Terrapin Terrapene coahuila

Observer

danielbeat

Date

December 23, 2010

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Pond Turtles Family Emydidae

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

July 31, 2015 05:30 PM CDT

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Loggerhead Sea Turtle Caretta caretta

Observer

ctswampdoc

Date

August 19, 2015

Place

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Description

Found a decomposing carcass on the Long Island Sound side of the beach.

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What

Northern Diamondback Terrapin Malaclemys terrapin

Observer

ctswampdoc

Date

September 2, 2015

Place

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Description

Six individuals swimming into march on incoming tide.

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Eastern Spiny Softshell Apalone spinifera

Observer

sambiology

Date

September 4, 2015

Description

Spotted first by Brent (brentano) this morning at Rose Park -- we were out looking for the desert firetail damselfly! :)

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Pacific Green Turtle Chelonia mydas ssp. agassizi

Observer

turtlemanta

Date

September 4, 2015 12:09 AM MDT

Place

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Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta

Observer

joshualincoln

Date

September 1, 2015

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What

Turtles and Tortoises Order Testudines

Date

September 3, 2015

Place

tepatitlan (Google, OSM)

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What

Common Musk Turtle Sternotherus odoratus

Observer

clintalexander88

Date

May 8, 2011 03:04 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Several individuals seen

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Northern Map Turtle Graptemys geographica

Observer

clintalexander88

Date

June 15, 2014 12:45 PM EDT

Place

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What

Yellow-bellied Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. scripta

Observer

jonwbecker

Date

October 6, 2012 09:49 AM EDT
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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.