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Brown wood turtle (Rhinoclemmys annulata) at the Cali Zoo in Colombia.

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Columbian wood turtle (Rhinoclemmys melanosterna) at the Cali Zoo. This specimen came from the northern part of Colombia.

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Columbian wood turtle (Rhinoclemmys melanosterna) at the Cali Zoo.

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Columbian wood turtle (Rhinoclemmys melanosterna) at the Cali Zoo.

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An Indian roofed turtle (Pangshura tecta) at the Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden.

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An Indian roofed turtle (Pangshura tecta) at the Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden.

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An Indian roofed turtle (Pangshura tecta) at the Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden.

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An Indian roofed turtle (Pangshura tecta) at the Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden.

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A vulnerable Malayan box turtle (Cuora amboinensis) at the Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden.

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A vulnerable Malayan box turtle (Cuora amboinensis) at the Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden.

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A vulnerable Malayan box turtle (Cuora amboinensis) at the Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden.

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An endangered Assam roofed turtle (Pangshura sylhetensis) at the Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden.

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An endangered Assam roofed turtle (Pangshura sylhetensis) at the Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden.

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A vulnerable (IUCN) and federally endangered Hamilton’s pond turtle (Geoclemys hamiltonii) at the Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden.

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The Indian tent turtle (Pangshura tentoria) from the Assam State Zoo. Once genetic work is done, this will likely become a full subspecies.

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The Indian tent turtle (Pangshura tentoria) from the Assam State Zoo. Once genetic work is done, this will likely become a full subspecies.

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An Indian flapshell turtle (Lissemys punctata andersoni) from the Assam State Zoo.

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An Indian flapshell turtle (Lissemys punctata andersoni) from the Assam State Zoo.

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An Indian flapshell turtle (Lissemys punctata andersoni) from the Assam State Zoo.

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An Indian flapshell turtle (Lissemys punctata andersoni) from the Assam State Zoo.

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An endangered jagged-shelled turtle (Cuora mouhotii mouhotii) at the Assam State Zoo. This will probably be described as a completely new species once genetic work is done.

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An endangered jagged-shelled turtle (Cuora mouhotii mouhotii) at the Assam State Zoo. This will probably be described as a completely new species once genetic work is done.

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An endangered (IUCN) elongated tortoise (Indotestudo elongata) from the Assam State Zoo. This could be described as a new subspecies once genetic work is done.

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An endangered (IUCN) elongated tortoise (Indotestudo elongata) from the Assam State Zoo. This could be described as a new subspecies once genetic work is done.

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The Indian tent turtle (Pangshura tentoria) from the Assam State Zoo. Once genetic work is done, this will likely become a full subspecies.

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A vulnerable (IUCN) and federally threatened juvenile loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) at the Newport Aquarium.

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A vulnerable (IUCN) and federally threatened juvenile loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) at the Newport Aquarium.

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A federally endangered Plymouth red-bellied turtle (Pseudemys rubriventris) sometimes called the Plymouth red-bellied cooter, at the Buttonwood Park Zoo in New Bedford, Massachusetts. This was the first freshwater turtle species in the United States to be listed as endangered.

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A federally endangered Plymouth red-bellied turtle (Pseudemys rubriventris) sometimes called the Plymouth red-bellied cooter, at the Buttonwood Park Zoo in New Bedford, Massachusetts. This was the first freshwater turtle species in the United States to be listed as endangered.

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A federally endangered Plymouth red-bellied turtle (Pseudemys rubriventris) sometimes called the Plymouth red-bellied cooter, at the Buttonwood Park Zoo in New Bedford, Massachusetts. This was the first freshwater turtle species in the United States to be listed as endangered.

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A federally endangered Plymouth red-bellied turtle (Pseudemys rubriventris) sometimes called the Plymouth red-bellied cooter, at the Buttonwood Park Zoo in New Bedford, Massachusetts. This was the first freshwater turtle species in the United States to be listed as endangered.

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A federally endangered Plymouth red-bellied turtle (Pseudemys rubriventris) sometimes called the Plymouth red-bellied cooter, at the Buttonwood Park Zoo in New Bedford, Massachusetts. This was the first freshwater turtle species in the United States to be listed as endangered.

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A federally endangered Plymouth red-bellied turtle (Pseudemys rubriventris) sometimes called the Plymouth red-bellied cooter, at the Buttonwood Park Zoo in New Bedford, Massachusetts. This was the first freshwater turtle species in the United States to be listed as endangered.

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A Texas diamondback terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin littoralis) at the Houston Zoo.

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An endangered Chinese big-headed turtle (Platysternon megacephalum megacephalum) at the Houston Zoo.

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