Login | Create an Account

Users: 3774     Records: 290023

Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina)

Created: November 1st, 2018 - 12:26 PM
Last Modified: November 1st, 2018 - 12:26 PM
Entered by: Nathan Richendollar
Record 311848
Country:
United States
State:
Virginia
County:
Louisa County
Time:
2018-10-27 14:15:00
Qty:
1
Age:
Adult
Sex:
--
Method:
Visual encounter
Habitat:
Forest floor near small clay-bottomed brook
Body Temperature:
-----
Air Temperature:
61.00F
Ground Temperature:
-----
Humidity:
-----
Sky Conditions:
Cloudy
Moon Phase:
-----
Elevation:
305.00ft
Barometric Pressure:
-----

Notes

Found on the forest floor near what appeared to be its wintertime burrow. Odd to find one after a series of frosts, though it had been warmer the previous night. An ornate specimen.

Vouchers