About Turtles of North Carolina
Family Cheloniidae Family Trionychidae

Family Emydidae (cont'd)

Loggerhead
Caretta caretta
Spiny Softshell
Apalone spinifera
River Cooter
Pseudemys concinna
Green Turtle
Chelonia mydas
Family Emydidae Florida Cooter
Pseudemys floridana
Atlantic Hawksbill
Eretmochelys imbricata
Spotted Turtle
Clemmys guttata
Redbelly Turtle
Pseudemys rubriventris
Atlantic Ridley
Lepidochelys kempii
Painted Turtle
Chrysemys picta
Eastern Box Turtle
Terrapene carolina
Family Dermochelyidae Chicken Turtle
Deirochelys reticularia
Family Kinosternidae
Leatherback
Dermochelys coriacea
Bog Turtle
Glyptemys muhlenbergii
Striped Mud Turtle
Kinosternon baurii
Family Chelydridae Yellowbelly Slider
Trachemys scripta

Eastern Mud Turtle
Kinosternon subrubrum

Common Snapping Turtle
Chelydra serpentina
Diamondback Terrapin
Malaclemys terrapin

Stripeneck Musk Turtle
Sternotherus minior

        Common Musk Turtle
Sternotherus odoratus

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Davidson College, Davidson, North Carolina 28035-1719.


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