Testudines [Turtles]

Family: Chelidae [Austro-South American side-neck turtles]

Hydromedusa

Argentine Snake-Necked Turtle [Hydromedusa tectifera]
not evaluated
Info
bulletPoint
Argentine Snake-Necked Turtle
bulletPoint
Hydromedusa tectifera
bulletPoint
Argentina

Family: Cheloniidae [Sea turtles]

Chelonia

Green Sea Turtle [Chelonia mydas]
Endangered
Info
bulletPoint
Green Sea Turtle
bulletPoint
Chelonia mydas
bulletPoint
Ecuador

Family: Chelydridae [Snapping turtles]

Chelydra

Common Snapping Turtle [Chelydra serpentina]
Least Concern
Info
bulletPoint
Common Snapping Turtle
bulletPoint
Chelydra serpentina
bulletPoint
Canada

Family: Geoemydidae

Melanochelys

Parker's Black Turtle [Melanochelys trijuga parkeri]
Near Threatened
Info
bulletPoint
Parker's Black Turtle
bulletPoint
Melanochelys trijuga parkeri
bulletPoint
Sri Lanka

Family: Kinosternidae

Kinosternon

White-Lipped Mud Turtle [Kinosternon leucostomum]
Vulnerable
Info
bulletPoint
White-Lipped Mud Turtle
bulletPoint
Kinosternon leucostomum
bulletPoint
Belize

Family: Pelomedusidae [African side-necked turtles]

Pelusios

Serrated Hinged Terrapin [Pelusios sinuatus]
not evaluated
Info
bulletPoint
Serrated Hinged Terrapin
bulletPoint
Pelusios sinuatus
bulletPoint
South Africa

Pelusios

East African Black Mud Turtle [Pelusios subniger subniger]
not evaluated
Info
bulletPoint
East African Black Mud Turtle
bulletPoint
Pelusios subniger subniger
bulletPoint
South Africa

Family: Testudinidae [Tortoises]

Chelonoidis

Western Santa Cruz Tortoise [Chelonoidis porteri]
Endangered
Info
bulletPoint
Western Santa Cruz Tortoise
bulletPoint
Chelonoidis porteri
bulletPoint
Ecuador

Geochelone [Typical tortoises]

Indian Star Tortoise [Geochelone elegans]
Vulnerable
Info
bulletPoint
Indian Star Tortoise
bulletPoint
Geochelone elegans
bulletPoint
Sri Lanka

Kinixys [Hinge-back tortoise]

Speke's Hinge-Back Tortoise [Kinixys spekii]
not evaluated
Info
bulletPoint
Speke's Hinge-Back Tortoise
bulletPoint
Kinixys spekii
bulletPoint
South Africa

Stigmochelys

Eastern Leopard Tortoise [Stigmochelys pardalis babcocki]
Vulnerable
Info
bulletPoint
Eastern Leopard Tortoise
bulletPoint
Stigmochelys pardalis babcocki
bulletPoint
Ethiopia

Testudo [Mediterranean tortoises]

Hermann's Tortoise [Testudo hermanni boettgeri]
Near Threatened
Info
bulletPoint
Hermann's Tortoise
bulletPoint
Testudo hermanni boettgeri
bulletPoint
Albania

Family: Trionychidae [Softshells]

Lissemys

Sri Lankan Flapshell Turtle [Lissemys ceylonensis]
not evaluated
Info
bulletPoint
Sri Lankan Flapshell Turtle
bulletPoint
Lissemys ceylonensis
bulletPoint
Sri Lanka
Disclaimer: All rights to the images are expressly reserved. The pictures may be used for private use. I would be happy to receive a short email. Any use of the image material for commercial use is expressly prohibited! Please contact me for an offer. This site uses cookies to a small extent for user control, statistics and potential advertising. If you do not want this, please close this page immediately. Unless otherwise indicated, the texts have been taken from Wikipedia or written by the author.
Last updated: 20/01/2017
Design & Pictures by simonsnature.com