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Box turtle

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Box turtles are turtles of the genus Terrapene native to North America (United States and Mexico). They are also known as ...

Box Turtles

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Box turtles, also known as box tortoises, comprise a genus of turtle native to United States and Mexico. There are currently four recognized species of box turtles: ...

General Box Turtle Care - The Turtle Puddle

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What is a box turtle? Box turtles, by definition, have a moveable hinge on the lower shell that allows them to retract inside the shell and then completely close up, ...

Box Turtles - Anapsid.org

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The American box turtles are widespread throughout the eastern, central and southwestern U.S. and on into the northern parts of Mexico. Box turtles fall ...

Eastern Box Turtle

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The Eastern Box Turtle is the most well-known turtle in Virginia. They are easily identified by their bright markings. Box Turtles have a high, dome-shaped ...

Care of Box Turtles - California Turtle and Tortoise Club

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Introduction. This care-sheet is a general guide to the captive care of North American box turtles in the genus Terrapene. Box turtles are generally hardy animals ...

Care Sheet - Eastern Box Turtle - Austin's Turtle Page

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Eastern box turtles are mostly omnivores as adults. Meaning they will eat both plant and animal matter. Hatchling and young box turtle are generally carnivorous, ...

Eastern Box Turtle - National Wildlife Federation

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Description: Eastern box turtles are one of the most commonly seen turtles in the wild. In most cases, if you see a turtle walking around on land, it's either a box ...

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Sep 25, 2008 ... Proper diet is important for a box turtle. Learn more about what a box turtle eats with expert tips in this free pet care video. Expert: Nichole Bragg ...

North American Box Turtles

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Box turtles (Terrapene sp.) are a very popular species. I saw my first over 50 years ago in central Michigan. I was fascinated by the box turtles ability to ...

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Box Turtle
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Reptilia
Order: Testudines Family: Emydidae Genus: Terrapene
Species: Terrapene carolina
The Box Turtle, Terrapene carolina, is a small (up to 15 cm CL) turtle with highly variable carapace pattern of yellow or orange markings on dark background. The plastron is tan or brown. Well-developed... More »
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Box Turtle Fact Sheet - National Zoo

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Terrapene carolina triunguis (Three-toed box turtle) Terrapene carolina carolina ( Eastern box turtle). There are six subspecies of box turtles. The four listed ...

Ornate Box Turtle Care Sheet - Reptiles Magazine

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Ornate box turtles have one of the largest natural ranges of any box turtle species – occupying nearly all of the American Midwest. Ornate box turtles are easily ...

How to Care for Your Box Turtle: 14 Steps (with Pictures)

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How to Care for Your Box Turtle. Box turtles are small land-based turtles that can close up their shell completely. They're fascinating, independent little creatures ...