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Captured by Mro villager for domestic consumption
A Black River turtle was observed on a log in the Puerto Viejo River in the La Selva Biological Station.
The Geoemydidae (formerly known as Bataguridae) are the largest and most diverse family in the order Testudines (turtles), with about 70 species. The family includes the Eurasian pond and river turtles and Neotropical wood turtles.