Login | Create an Account

Users: 5726     Records: 323873

Three-toed Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina triunguis)

Created: July 6th, 2020 - 03:30 PM
Last Modified: July 6th, 2020 - 03:30 PM
Entered by: Nathan Richendollar
Record 337833
Country:
United States
State:
Missouri
County:
Barton County
Time:
2020-07-05 10:05:00
Qty:
1
Age:
Adult
Sex:
--
Method:
Road cruising
Habitat:
Prairie
Body Temperature:
-----
Air Temperature:
82.00F
Ground Temperature:
-----
Humidity:
-----
Sky Conditions:
Few clouds
Moon Phase:
-----
Elevation:
1000.00ft
Barometric Pressure:
-----

Notes

One three-toed box turtle observed but not pictured. It had some yellow markings on the back, as if it had hybridized with the local population of Terrapene ornata. The background was tan, and the legs showed the orange blotches normal of Three-toed subspecies.