Of Tortoises, Turtles and Terrapins
by Toynutz | 30th of July, 2012
Left: Red-eared slider (Trachemys scripta elegans)
Let's start with this picture of a red-eared slider, not a red-footed tortoise, and in fact not a tortoise at all. It's a turtle.
Left: Red-footed Tortoise (Chelonoidis carbonaria)
What's the difference? Simple:...