Found on the Eagle Trail at Arkansas Post
Kaitlyn 5 greenlee
Eastern Box Turtle found near park entrance.
One very uncooperative box turtle.
Moved off road.
The common box turtle (Terrapene carolina) is a species of box turtle with six existing subspecies. It is found throughout the eastern United States and Mexico. The box turtle has a distinctive hinged lowered shell (the box) that allows it to completely enclose itself. Its upper jaw is long and curved.