Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Mary River Turtle

Elusor macrurus


An endangered short neck turtle that resides in the Mary River. Can attain a carapace length of up to 480mm. Being a male, when this turtle is fully grown his tail will be about two thirds the length of his carapace.


Prefer deeper waters.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Kate Russo
Spotted by
Kate Russo

4518, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Dec 11, 2011
Submitted on Dec 11, 2011

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team