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Eastern box turtle

Terrapene carolina carolina

Description:

We found this turtle digging a hole for her eggs in our backyard at night. We took a video but we don't know how to add it. She used one hind leg to take out mud then the other. A few hours later she filled it in again.

Habitat:

Woodlands


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Virginia, USA

Lat: 37.51, Long: -77.95

Spotted on Jun 1, 2015
Submitted on Jun 3, 2015

Reference

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