Emydidae


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Noun1.Emydidae - box and water turtles
reptile family - a family of reptiles
terrapin - any of various edible North American web-footed turtles living in fresh or brackish water
genus Malaclemys, Malaclemys - American terrapins
genus Pseudemys, Pseudemys - sliders; red-bellied terrapin
genus Terrapene, Terrapene - box turtles
Chrysemys, genus Chrysemys - painted turtles
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Cheloniidae, Dermochelyidae, Emydidae, Testudinidae, Trionychidae, Crocodylidae, Gavialidae, Agamidae, Chameleonidae, Eublepharidae, Gekkonidae, Lacertidae, Scincidae, Uromastycidae, Varanidae, Leptotyphlopidae, Typhlopidae, Boidae, Colubridae, Elapidae, Hydrophiidae, Viperidae and Crotalidae (Khan, 2004, 2006).
000 basiliscus (Linnaeus, 1758) Emydidae Trachemys Tc callirostris (Gray, 1856) Gekkonidae Phyllodactylus Pv ventralis (O'Shaughnessy, 1875) Techadactylus Tr rapicauda (Houttuyn, 1782) Gymnophthalmidae Leposoma rugiceps Lr (Cope, 1869) Tretioscincus Tb 0.
Helicops modestus -- Xenodon nattered -- Chelidae Platemys -- platycphala Cheloniidae Chelonia mydas Adult Eepidochelys Adult olivacea -- Dermochelyidae Dermochelys Adult coriacea Emydidae Trachemjs scripta -- Kinostemidae Yjnosternon -- leucostomum Podocnemididae Podocnemis -- imifilis Testudinidae Chelonoidis -- denticnlata Alligatoridae Caiman sp.
We tested for substrate induced melanization in four turtle families (Chelydridae, Emydidae, Kinostemidae, and Trionychidae) by rearing turtles on black or white substrates.
Several species of Neoechinorhynchus are known from North America in various species of turtles within the families Chelydridae, Emydidae, and Trionychidae (Barger 2004; Barger & Nickol 2004; Ernst & Ernst 1977).
A beautifully marked chelonian in the family Emydidae, it is readily identified by the orange spots below the posterior end of the jaw and yellow plastron.
62 4 /agua dulce Emydidae no identificado Terrapene spp.