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A Mexican giant musk turtle (Staurotypus triporcatus).
A Central American wood turtle (Rhinoclemmys pulcherrima manni) at the Tennessee Aquarium
A brown roofed turtle (Kachuga smithii).
Ouachita map turtles (Graptemys ouachitensis ouachitensis).
A Huastecan slider (Trachemys venusta cataspila).
A giant snake-necked turtle (Chelodina expansa).
An Ouachita map turtle (Graptemys ouachitensis ouachitensis).
A northern black-nobbed map turtle (Graptemys nigrinoda nigrinoda).
Northern black-nobbed map turtles (Graptemys nigrinoda nigrinoda).
Vulnerable Cagle’s map turtles (Graptemys caglei).
A Florida red-bellied turtle (Pseudemys nelsoni).
A razor-back musk turtle (Sternotherus carinatus).
A Florida chicken turtle (Deirochelys reticularia chrysea).
A southern painted turtle (Chrysemys picta dorsalis).
The long claws of a male river cooter (Pseudemys concinna) are used to stroke the female’s face during courtship.
A male river cooter (Pseudemys concinna). Its long claws are used to stroke the female’s face during courtship.
Critically endangered stellate sturgeon (Acipenser gueldenstaedtii).
Critically endangered stellate sturgeon (Acipenser stellatus).
A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally threatened beluga sturgeon (Huso huso).
A Sabine map turtle (Graptemys ouachitensis sabinensis).
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