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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

lisab

Date

April 12, 2014

Place

carmel ca (Google, OSM)

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

turtles Order Testudines

Observer

allenbartell

Date

April 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

francisco3

Date

April 17, 2014 07:45 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas spiny softshell Apalone spinifera ssp. emoryi

Observer

jeckberg

Date

November 18, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Painted turtle Chrysemys picta

Observer

bouteloua

Date

April 17, 2014 09:50 AM CDT

Description

Chomped

Photos / Sounds

What

Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina

Observer

taogirl

Date

April 13, 2014

Description

a girl about 10 to12 years old past me on a bridge in our park with this turtle in a bowl. She said she had found it in a 7-11 parking lot... have never seen anything but Common Snappers in this creek so don't know what the true story is here

Photos / Sounds

P1220496

What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

taogirl

Date

April 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

finatic

Date

April 7, 2014 10:52 AM PDT

Description

Pima County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta

Observer

hipperq

Date

April 15, 2014

Description

swampy area on the edge of open water, mid morning

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta

Observer

alsandrade

Date

April 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Desert Tortoise Gopherus agassizii

Observer

tiwane

Date

April 16, 2014 11:48 AM PDT

Description

Cute. Very cute.

Photos / Sounds

13884041583_b2913631c3_s

What

Eastern Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. picta

Observer

fm5050

Date

April 12, 2014 12:12 PM EDT

Description

Governor's Bridge Natural Area, P. G. Co., MD April 12, 2014

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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.