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Blanding's Turtle

Emydoidea blandingii

Description:

Medium size, bright yellow chin and neck. Speckled carapace.

Habitat:

Marshland.

Notes:

Found on side of highway basking in sun so moved down embankment towards pond. Said to be endangered.

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2 Comments

Thanks Marisa, fairly easy to photograph these slow moving creatures on land.

marisa younger
marisa younger 9 years ago

Amazing pic!

Ontario, Canada

Spotted on Jun 19, 2013
Submitted on Jun 19, 2013

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