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Checklist of Florida Turtles

ImageGenusSpeciesCommon NameFL NativeMore Info
Florida SoftshellApaloneferoxFlorida SoftshellYesiNaturalist
no image availableApalonemutica calvataGulf Coast Smooth SoftshellYesiNaturalist
no image availableApalonespiniferaSpiny SoftshellYesiNaturalist
Gulf Coast Spiny SoftshellApalonespinifera asperaGulf Coast Spiny SoftshellYesiNaturalist
Loggerhead Sea TurtleCarettacarettaLoggerhead Sea TurtleYesiNaturalist
Green Sea TurtleCheloniamydasGreen Sea TurtleYesiNaturalist
Florida Snapping TurtleChelydraserpentina osceolaFlorida Snapping TurtleYes
Common Snapping TurtleChelydraserpentina serpentinaCommon Snapping TurtleYesiNaturalist
no image availableChrysemysdorsalisSouthern Painted TurtleYesiNaturalist
Spotted TurtleClemmysguttataSpotted TurtleYesiNaturalist
Florida Chicken TurtleDeirochelysreticularia chryseaFlorida Chicken TurtleYesiNaturalist
Eastern Chicken TurtleDeirochelysreticularia reticulariaEastern Chicken TurtleYesiNaturalist
Leatherback Sea TurtleDermochelyscoriaceaLeatherback Sea TurtleYesiNaturalist
no image availableEretmochelysimbricataAtlantic Hawksbill Sea TurtleYesiNaturalist
Gopher TortoiseGopheruspolyphemusGopher TortoiseYesiNaturalist
Barbour's Map TurtleGraptemysbarbouriBarbour's Map TurtleYesiNaturalist
no image availableGraptemysernstiEscambia Map TurtleYesiNaturalist
no image availableGraptemyspseudogeographicaFalse Map TurtleYesiNaturalist
Striped Mud TurtleKinosternonbauriiStriped Mud TurtleYesiNaturalist
no image availableKinosternonsubrubrum steindachneriFlorida Mud TurtleYesiNaturalist
Eastern Mud TurtleKinosternonsubrubrum subrubrumEastern Mud TurtleYesiNaturalist
no image availableLepidochelyskempiiKemp's Ridley Sea TurtleYesiNaturalist
no image availableMacrochelyssuwanniensisSuwannee Alligator Snapping TurtleYesiNaturalist
Alligator Snapping TurtleMacrochelystemminckiiAlligator Snapping TurtleYesiNaturalist
no image availableMacrochelysapalachicolaeApalachicola Alligator Snapping TurtleYesiNaturalist
Carolina Diamondback TerrapinMalaclemysterrapin centrataCarolina Diamondback TerrapinYesiNaturalist
Ornate Diamondback TerrapinMalaclemysterrapin macrospilotaOrnate Diamondback TerrapinYesiNaturalist
Mangrove Diamondback TerrapinMalaclemysterrapin rhizophorarumMangrove Diamondback TerrapinYesiNaturalist
Eastern Florida Diamondback TerrapinMalaclemysterrapin tequestaEastern Florida Diamondback TerrapinYesiNaturalist
Florida Redbelly CooterPseudemysnelsoniFlorida Redbelly CooterYesiNaturalist
Suwannee CooterPseudemyssuwanniensisSuwannee CooterYesiNaturalist
River CooterPseudemysconcinnaRiver CooterYesiNaturalist
Peninsula CooterPseudemyspeninsularisPeninsula CooterYesiNaturalist
no image availableStaurotypussalviniiPacific Coast Giant Musk TurtleNoiNaturalist
Loggerhead Musk TurtleSternotherusminor minorLoggerhead Musk TurtleYesiNaturalist
Stripeneck Musk TurtleSternotherusminor peltiferStripeneck Musk TurtleYesiNaturalist
Eastern Musk TurtleSternotherusodoratusEastern Musk TurtleYesiNaturalist
Florida Box TurtleTerrapenecarolina bauriFlorida Box TurtleYesiNaturalist
Eastern Box TurtleTerrapenecarolina carolinaEastern Box TurtleYesiNaturalist
Gulf Coast Box TurtleTerrapenecarolina majorGulf Coast Box TurtleYesiNaturalist
Three-toed Box TurtleTerrapenecarolina triunguisThree-toed Box TurtleYesiNaturalist
Red-eared SliderTrachemysscripta elegansRed-eared SliderNoiNaturalist
Yellowbelly SliderTrachemysscripta scriptaYellowbelly SliderYesiNaturalist