Turtles and Tortoises
How many species of turtles are there?
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Would turtles and spotted turtles belong to the same species?
Asked in Sea Turtles
How many different species of sea turtles are there?
Asked in Turtles and Tortoises, Care of Turtles
What types of turtle species are there?
There are more than 250 different turtle species out of which forty species of turtles are endangered. Here are the four of the most popular species : 1. Box Turtles (Genus Terrapene ornata ornata), 2. Sliders (Genus Trachemys), 3. Mud Turtles (Genus Kinosternon and Sternotherus) and 4.Painted Turtles (Genus Chrysemys). First two are the terrestrial turtles and the last two are Aquatic Turtles.