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Chelonian Archives – common names

Archived articles on the captive husbandry, conservation and biology of specific species of turtle and tortoise from California Turtle and Tortoise Club publications. All articles copyright © CTTC. The list is available alphabetized by scientific or by common name.

A – D

African spurred tortoise, Geochelone (=Centrochelys) sulcata

Asian or Burmese brown tortoise, Manouria emys

Bog turtle, Glyptemys (=Clemmys) muhlenbergii

Box turtles, North American, Terrapene

Desert tortoise, Gopherus agassizii