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Ornate Box Turtle

Terrapene ornata ornata

Description:

Probably a male. Got him across the road in the direction I found him after photographing him.

Habitat:

Found crossing a gravel road.

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21 Comments

Great photo!

Jack Settle
Jack Settle 6 years ago

Thanks @venusflytrap2000 , @AntónioGinjaGinja , and @Nayeli! :D

Nayeli
Nayeli 6 years ago

Cute pic, congrats :)

Great photo Jack,very cool,congrats on the well deserved SOTD and on the " Young Photographer of the Year by the Society of Biology"(Wow, you are rocking Jack :-) and thanks for sharing your great spotting page

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 6 years ago

congrats on your SOTD, jack, terrific shot!

Jack Settle
Jack Settle 6 years ago

Thank you everyone! I am so excited to get the Spotting of the Day! :D

AshleyT
AshleyT 6 years ago

Congrats Jack, beautiful photo!

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 6 years ago

Congratulations on Spot of the Day! Great news!

RobThacker
RobThacker 6 years ago

Iconic

Congrats!!!!!!!!! Great photo Jack ! :)

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 6 years ago

Congrats Jack!Nice Shot!!

suzmonk
suzmonk 6 years ago

Super, Jack, congratulations ...

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 6 years ago

Congratulations Jack!

Yasser
Yasser 6 years ago

Jack, congratulations! This great shot has earned you Spotting of the Day! Now, you have another awesome honor to go along with your reigning title of Young Photographer of the Year by the Society of Biology :) We're proud to have you as part of our community. As a teenager, you've already made a positive impact on the planet through your photography and have emerged as a role model for other aspiring photographers and nature lovers. We look forward to following your work for many years to come and don't forget about us when you're off shooting nature documentaries and magazine covers!

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DavidMroczkowski
DavidMroczkowski 6 years ago

Congratulations! Great Picture. Thanks for helping him (or her).

Hema
Hema 6 years ago

ornate!!

Jack Settle
Jack Settle 6 years ago

Thank you!

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 6 years ago

Love the entire photo as well as the turtle. Awesome job!

Jack Settle
Jack Settle 6 years ago

Thanks Lisa and Ashutosh!

Ashutosh Dudhatra
Ashutosh Dudhatra 6 years ago

Awe turtle and awe photo!

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 6 years ago

Terrific spotting!

Jack Settle
Spotted by
Jack Settle

Bartlesville, Oklahoma, USA

Spotted on Jun 4, 2014
Submitted on Jun 4, 2014

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