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Sulawesi forest turtle, leucocephalon yuwonoi, native to Indonesia

Sulawesi Forest Turtle - Indonesia (Photo by turtleconservancy)

Tartaruga espinhosa

Also known as the cog-wheel turtle, they typically live in rainforests near streams in hilly areas, or so above sea level.

North Australian Snapping Turtle - Elseya dentata

The National Aquarium has over 30 different species of turtles! To celebrate World Turtle Day, we wanted to share some of them with you.

♥ Pet Turtle ♥  A Wild Indochinese Box Turtle, sadly, a "critically endangered" species.

rhamphotheca: “ Say hello to the Indochinese Box Turtle (Cuora galbinifrons). This shy species inhabits bushy woodlands and thick forests in regions of Vietnam and China.