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Updated Web Pages New Species Pictured in the Galleries
Photos Added of the Following Species Newest Links Added
Newest Video Files Added Photos Needed of the Following Species







Newest Web Sections:

04-03-2006 Declared Turtle Trade From the United States (56 pages)

11-22-2004 World Animal Markets

11-09-2004 Normal Blood Values

02-17-2004 World Chelonian Trust  - Printable Care Sheets 46  in PDF format

10-05-2003 WCT Contributing Authors

06-16-2003 WCT Video Files

06-01-2003 What's New on the Web Site 

05-19-2003 Upcoming WCT Newsletter Preview

04-01-2003 WCT - Special Offers for Members

03-11-2003 Taxonomy and Morphometrics Pages

03-04-2003 Sexual Determination Pages

03-04-2003 Galapagos Tortoise Gallery


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Newest  Web Articles:

11-07-2006 Treating extreme shell rot in Chelodina   

08-06-2006 Biography Sal Santelli

04-10-2006 Differentiating Cuora picturata from Cuora bourretii - Chris Tabaka DVM

04-03-2006 Declared Turtle Trade From the United States (56 pages)

03-13-2006 Two Turtles from Western Democratic Republic of the Congo:  Pelusios chapini and Kinixys erosa

12-13-2005 Differentiating Male and Female Chersina angulata (Bowsprit Tortoise)

01-28-2005 Spanish, English and Taxonomic Designation Reference Table

01-28-2005 Testudo marginata (Schoepff, 1792)  The Marginated Tortoise

01-25-2005 Circannual Rhythms, Seasonal Change, Climate and Stress

12-07-2004 Examples of Severe Pyramiding in Geochelone sulcata

11-22-2004 The Turtle Pet Trade in Jakarta

11-20-2004 The Temple Turtles of Sang Poh Tong - 7 page photo journey

11-08-2004 Differentiating Male and Female Batagur baska (River Terrapin)


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Newest Alternate Language Pages;

06-29-2006 Testudo marginata (Schoepff, 1792)  翘缘陆龟 (GB) - Lisa Weiss

06-29-2006 Testudo marginata (Schoepff, 1792)  翹緣陸龜 (Big 5)- Lisa Weiss

06-29-2006  红耳龟 的饲养指南 (GB)   Darrell Senneke

06-29-2006  紅耳龜 的飼養指南 (Big 5) – Darrell Senneke

06-29-2006 豹龜的飼養指南 Geochelone pardalis (BIG 5) – Darrell Senneke

06-29-2006 豹龟的饲养指南    Geochelone pardalis  (GB)  Darrell Senneke

06-29-2006 印度星龟 - Geochelone elegans (GB) - Chris Tabaka DVM and Darrell Senneke

06-29-2006 印度星龜 - Geochelone elegans  (Big 5)- Chris Tabaka DVM and Darrell Senneke

06-29-2006 菱斑龟/钻纹龟(Malaclemys terrapin) 的饲养指南    作者 (GB):  Jonathan Helms

06-29-2006 菱斑龜/鑽紋龜(Malaclemys terrapin) 的飼養指南 作者 (Big 5) Jonathan Helms

06-29-2006 乌龟 (Reeves Turtle) 的饲养指南    (GB) Darrell Senneke

06-29-2006  烏龜 (Reeve’s Turtle) 的飼養指南 (Big 5) – Darrell Senneke

04-30-2006 Rhinoclemmys pulcherrima (GRAY, 1855) – Tortue forestière ornée. Par Lisa Weiss

04-30-2006 La famille des Trionichidés - Par Darrell Senneke

04-30-2006 Apalone ferox La tortue molle de Floride. Par Vincent NOËL

03-01-2006 Żółw gwiaździsty (Geochelone elegans) - Chris Tabaka DVM and Darrell Senneke

03-01-2006 Bladschildpad (Cyclemys) - Chris Tabaka DVM and Darrell Senneke 

03-01-2006 Geslacht : Sternotherus (Muskusschildpad) - Darrell Senneke

03-01-2006 Sierdoosschildpad (Terrapene)

03-01-2006 Bosbeekschildpad (Glyptemys insculpta) Darrell Senneke

03-01-2006 Tracaja (Podocnemis unifilis) - Darrell Senneke and Chris Tabaka DVM

03-01-2006 Chinese streepnekschildpad (Ocadia sinensis) - Darrell Senneke

03-01-2006 Geslacht: Modderschildpad (Kinosternon) - Darrell Senneke

03-01-2006 Weekschildpadden (Trionychidae)  - Darrell Senneke

03-01-2006 Chelus fimbriatus – Mata mata, Franjeschildpad   - Ben Forrest

03-01-2006 Clemmys guttata (Druppelschildpad) - Darrell Senneke and Andy Snider (Curator of Reptiles - Detroit Zoo)

03-01-2006 Diamantrug schildpadden (Malaclemys terrapin)  – Jonathan Helms

03-01-2006 Genus: Bijtschildpad (Chelydra) - Darrell Senneke 

03-01-2006 Gestekelde aardschildpad (Heosemys spinosa) - Dennis W. Herman

12-14-2005 Pseudemys -  (Cooter and Redbelly Turtles) - Darrell Senneke

12-14-2005 Malayan box turtle (Cuora amboinensis) – Darrell Senneke and Chris Tabaka DVM

12-14-2005  Genus: Graptemys  (Map Turtle) Care

12-13-2005 Testudo marginata (Schoepff, 1792) フチゾリリクガメ リサ ワイス

12-13-2005 屋内飼育でのリクガメの「タートルテーブル」の作り方

12-13-2005  リクガメ類の子ガメの基本的な飼い方と、日常的なケア ダレル セネーク

12-13-2005 パンケーキリクガメ Malacochersus tornieri ポーラ モーリス


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Updated Web Pages:

03-13-2006 The Complete Chelonian Taxonomy List 

12-13-2005 カミツキガメ属 Chelydra   ダレル セネーク

01-28-2005 World Chelonian Trust - Newsletter

01-25-2005 World Chelonian Trust - Alternate Language Pages

06-19-2004 Friends of the Trust

06-19-2004 Mediterranean Spur Thigh "Greek Tortoise" - Testudo graeca ibera*

06-18-2004 Contacts Page

06-16-2004 ヒラオリクガメPyxis planicauda


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Newest species pictured in the Galleries

Additional Photos Added of the Following Species

Kinosternon leucostomum

Chitra vandijki
Terrapene nelsoni nelsoni

Cuora amboinensis couro

Rafetus swinhoei

Indotestudo travancorica

Eretmochelys imbricata bissa

Peltocephalus dumeriliana

Pelochelys signifera

Phrynops tuberosus

Kachuga dhongoka

Cyclanorbis elegans

Cycloderma aubryi

Batrachemys zuliae

Batrachemys heliostemma

Acanthochelys radiolata

Acanthochelys pallidipectoris

Acanthochelys macrocephala

02-07-2006 - Kinosternon scorpioides
- Kinosternon subrubrum hippocrepis
02-07-2006 - Kinosternon subrubrum steindachneri

02-07-2006 - Kinosternon subrubrum subrubrum

02-07-2006 - Kinosternon baurii

02-07-2006 - Kinosternon scorpioides albogulare

Kinosternon scorpioides cruentatum

05-24-2004 - Gopherus berlandieri 

05-24-2004 - Manouria emys emys

05-24-2004 - Geochelone elegans

05-24-2004 - Testudo graeca terrestris

04-30-2004 - Pangshura smithii

04-30-2004 - Pelodiscus sinensis

04-30-2004 - Hieremys annandalei

04-30-2004 - Cyclemys dentata

04-30-2004 - Cistoclemmys flavomarginata

04-30-2004 - Apalone ferox

04-30-2004 - Sternotherus odoratus

04-30-2004 - Testudo marginata

04-30-2004 - Testudo hermanni hermanni

04-30-2004 - Testudo hermanni boettgeri

04-30-2004 - Terrapene coahuila

04-30-2004 - Terrapene carolina yucatana

04-30-2004 - Terrapene carolina mexicana


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Newest Links Added  (Non WCT sites will open in new window)

Newest Video Files Added

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12-14-2005 - Reeves Turtles -

12-13-2005 - Turtle Stream

12-13-2005 - Asian Turtle Conservation Network

12-13-2005 - Tortugamania - Trachemys scripta elegans

06-14-2004 - Nesting Wood Turtle - Glyptemys insculpta

04-21-2004 - Geochelone radiata mating

04-21-2004 - Callagur fenestrated carapace

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Photographs Needed of the Following Species (many subspecies needed)

Chelydra acutirostris

Chelydra rossignonii

Natator depressus

Trachemys terrapen

Chelopus annulata

Cyclemys atripons

Cyclemys oldhamii

Cyclemys ovata

Cyclemys pulchristriata

Geoemyda silvatica

Heosemys leytensis

Kachuga kachuga

Mauremys rivulata

Mauremys iversoni

Pangshura sylhetensis

Rhinoclemmys nasuta

Sacalia pseudocellata

Homopus boulengeri

Homopus femoralis

Kinixys natalensis

Testudo weissingeri

Testudo werneri

Kinosternon alamosae

Kinosternon angustipons

Kinosternon chimalhuaca

Kinosternon dunni

Kinosternon herrerai

Kinosternon hirtipes

Kinosternon hirtipes

Kinosternon oaxacae

Cyclanorbis elegans

Cyclanorbis senegalensis

Aspideretes hurum

Aspideretes leithii

Aspideretes nigricans

Pelodiscus axenaria

Rafetus swinhoei

Trionyx triunguis

Batrachemys dahli

Batrachemys raniceps

Batrachemys tuberculata

Bufocephala vanderhaegei

Ranacephala hogei

Rhinemys rufipes

Chelodina canni

Chelodina pritchardi

Chelodina steindachneri

Elseya bellii

Elseya georgesi

Elseya irwini

Elseya latisternum

Elseya lavarackorum

Elseya purvisi

Elusor macrurus

Emydura australis

Emydura victoriae

Emydura worrelli

Macrochelodina burrungandjii

Macrochelodina kuchlingi

Macrochelodina rugosa

Pseudemydura umbrina

Hydromedusa maximiliani

Pelusios adansonii

Pelusios broadleyi

Pelusios carinatus

Pelusios castanoides

Pelusios chapini

Pelusios gabonensis

Pelusios marani

Pelusios nanus

Pelusios rhodesianus

Pelusios seychellensis

Pelusios upembae

Pelusios williamsi

Podocnemis lewyana

Podocnemis sextuberculata


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