Found by Cameron Klepac while we were down at the Bruni Ranch
AOR, 81 degrees F., overcast. I haven't seen one of these in this area in many years.
This is a turtle in my backyard. Turtles belong in the Order: Testudines, Class: Reptilia.
Terrapene ornata is a species of North American box turtle sometimes referred to as the western box turtle or ornate box turtle.