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cool-critters: The mata mata, matamata, Chelus fimbriata is a freshwater turtle

Mud Turtle

Mud Turtles (Kinosternon Subrubrum) - All Turtles

Terrapene carolina triungis | ©Dietrich Meyer (Bryan, Texas, US) Terrapene carolina (Emydidae) is a species of box turtle found throughout the eastern United States and Mexico. It has six recognized subspecies, four of them are found in the United States, and two subspecies are found in Mexico. All box turtles have a bilobed, hinged plastron that allows the turtle to close its shell almost completely (that is why they are named box turtles). When frightened...

Terrapene carolina triungis(Emydidae) is a species of box turtle found throughout the eastern United States and Mexico.

Bog Turtle                                                                                                                                                                                 More

The bog turtle (Glyptemys muhlenbergii) is the smallest turtle found in the United States. The largest bog turtle ever found measured only inches. Bog turtles are easily identified by the patches of orange found along the side of their heads.

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18 de las más raras y maravillosas especies de tortugas

These shelled reptiles take us by surprise with their wacky looks and surprisingly feisty behaviors.

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