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Box Turtle

Terrapene sp.

Description:

Box turtle

2 Species ID Suggestions

Three-toed Box Turtle
Terrapene carolina
Eastern Box Turtle
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box Turtle – Care Tips and Facts - Box Turtle Site


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2 Comments

WildlifeChaser
WildlifeChaser a year ago

This is an Eastern box turtle. Three-toed box turtles do not have yellow-colored morakings on their carapace and the markings of Ornate box turtles are not dots but thin lines.

BrianKContreras
BrianKContreras 8 years ago

ornate box turtle

AndrewNaeger
Spotted by
AndrewNaeger

Missouri, USA

Spotted on Apr 28, 2012
Submitted on May 2, 2012

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