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India Gallery

The following species can be found in the geographic area described above. Click on the small photo below to see the full size image. Please note that the while some species have ranges that exceed the outlined areas other species indicated may not be found everywhere in that area. Because of the numbers of species in some of these areas most will only  have one photo of each shown. For more photos of a species please check the galleries organized by Genus by clicking here: Galleries Organized by Genus

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Bombay, India

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New Delhi, India


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Aspideretes gangeticus

Indian Soft-shelled Turtle

Batagur baska

River Terrapin / Tuntong

Caretta caretta

Loggerhead Sea Turtle

Chelonia mydas

Green Sea Turtle

Chitra indica

Narrow-headed Softshelled Turtle

Cuora amboinensis

Malayan box turtle

Cyclemys dentata

Asian Leaf Turtle

Dermochelys coriacea

Leatherback Sea Turtle

Eretmochelys imbricata

Hawksbill Turtle

Geochelone elegans

Star Tortoise (hatchling - Indian)

Geochelone elegans

Star Tortoise (Sri Lankan)

Geoclemys hamiltoni

Indian Spotted Turtle / Black Pond Turtle

Hardella thurjii indi

Crowned River Turtle (adult male)

Indotestudo travancorica

Travancore Tortoise

Lepidochelys olivacea

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle

Lissemys punctata andersoni

Anderson's Flap-shelled Turtle

Manouria emys phayrei

Burmese Brown Tortoise (subadult)

Melanochelys tricarinata

Tricarinate Hill Turtle, Asian Three-keeled Turtle

Melanochelys trijuga

Indian Black Turtle

Melanochelys trijuga thermalis

Sri Lanka Black Turtle (hatchling)

Morenia petersi

Indian Eyed Turtle

Kachuga dhongoka

Three Striped Roof Turtle

Pangshura smithii

Brown Roof Turtle

Pangshura tentoria circumdata

Circled Indian Tent Turtle

Pangshura tecta (juvenile)

Indian Roofed Turtle

Pangshura tentoria flaviventer

Yellow-bellied Tent Turtle

Pangshura tentoria tentoria (juvenile)

Indian Tent Turtle

Pyxidea mouhotii

Jagged Shell or Keeled Box Turtle

Testudo horsfieldii

Russian Tortoise

Trachemys scripta elegans (hatchlings)

Red-eared Slider (introduced)



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