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Southern South America 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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Resistencia, Argentina


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Acanthochelys spixii

Spiny Neck Turtle

Acanthochelys pallidipectoris

Chaco Sideneck Turtle

Caretta caretta

Loggerhead Sea Turtle

Chelonia mydas

Green Sea Turtle

Dermochelys coriacea

Leatherback Sea Turtle

Eretmochelys imbricata

Hawksbill Turtle

Geochelone carbonaria

Red-foot Tortoise

Geochelone chilensis

Chaco Tortoise

Hydromedusa tectifera

Argentine Snake-necked Turtle

Kinosternon scorpioides

Scorpion Mud Turtle

Lepidochelys olivacea

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle

Phrynops geoffroanus

Geoffrory's Side-necked Turtle

Phrynops hilarii

Hilaire's Side-necked Turtle

Phrynops williamsi

Williams' South American Side-necked Turtle

Trachemys scripta elegans (hatchlings)

Red-eared Slider (introduced)



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