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Adam Hovey Ornate/Gulf coast box turtle hybrid
Ornate/Gulf coast box turtle hybrid commented on by Adam Hovey New Orleans, Louisiana, USA4 years ago

I know that's not an uncommon mix. Do they like humidity higher or lower? Are they more likely to be found in areas where there is more open or more in woodlands? Curious what they act like.

Adam Hovey Spicebush Swallowtail Butterfly
Spicebush Swallowtail Butterfly commented on by Adam Hovey South Carolina, USA4 years ago

My favourite butterfly.

Adam Hovey Eastern box turtle
Eastern box turtle commented on by Adam Hovey Georgia, USA4 years ago

It is most certainly an Eastern Box Turtle. It's a box one too. The eye colour is different than I usually see.

Adam Hovey Eastern Box Turtle
Eastern Box Turtle commented on by Adam Hovey Lat: 34.53 Lon: -84.444 years ago

Given the location, I would guess an Eastern Box Turtle, Terrepene Carolina Carolina

Adam Hovey Box turtle
Box turtle commented on by Adam Hovey Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA4 years ago

One looks like a three toed and one looks eastern. All we have here in South Carolina are EBTs so it's difficult for me to tell

Adam Hovey Eastern Box Turtle
Eastern Box Turtle commented on by Adam Hovey Starkville, Mississippi, USA4 years ago

Common Box Turtle, not sure of the subspecies though.

Adam Hovey Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting commented on by Adam Hovey South Carolina, USA4 years ago

Have you got any picture of the front of the turtle?

Adam Hovey Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting commented on by Adam Hovey Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, USA4 years ago

We found a turtle like this the other day, but her colours were faded, so we couldn't tell what she was

Adam Hovey Eastern Box turtle
Eastern Box turtle commented on by Adam Hovey South Carolina, USA4 years ago

Forest dragon, this is not a tortoise. It is an Eastern Box Turtle, they belong to the American pond turtle family, emydidae.

Adam Hovey Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting commented on by Adam Hovey South Carolina, USA4 years ago

I can't tell you what specifically it is, but I can tell you it's a "true toad". http://srelherp.uga.edu/anurans/

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