Websites about the biology, morphology, phylogeny, classification, reproduction and biological conservation of reptiles included in the order Testudines: turtles, tortoises, and terrapins.
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Bermuda Turtle Project
A research and education program sponsored by the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo and the Caribbean Conservation Corporation.
Box Turtle Conservation Strategies, McKeever Center, Pennsylvania
Discusses loss of habitat, pet collecting, and predators.
Box Turtle Observation Project
General behavior observations, pictures, advice on NOT keeping them as pets.
California Turtle and Tortoise Club
A resource for turtle and tortoise information. Includes photo gallery, sounds, species profiles, conservation news, and links.
Chelonian Research Foundation
Publisher of the journal Chelonian Conservation and Biology, The Turtle and Tortoise Newsletter, and Chelonian Research Monographs.
Article explaining the threat of extinction faced by Asian turtle species from commercial exploitation, with photographs taken in Guangzhou and Shenzhen markets.
Provides a searchable database of turtles from all over the world. Global turtle conservation is also supported by this organisation.
Leatherback Turtles in Cornwall
Description and classification of Dermochelys coriacea.
Informative pages from the Animal Diversity Web on most turtle species. Habitat information, photographs, and other resources.
Pig-nosed Turtle: Carettochelys insculpta
Photographs, videos and information from ARKive on this species endemic to Australia, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.
Testudines: Life History and Ecology
A general description of the clade Chelonia with information on the habitats, diet, life history and ecology of its members.
Photographs and much information from Wikipedia on these reptiles, their anatomy and morphology, ecology and life history, evolutionary history and taxonomy.
Turtle Survival Alliance
An international organization dedicated to sustainable captive management of freshwater turtles and tortoises.
World Chelonian Trust
Dedicated to the captive care and conservation of all turtles and tortoises. Includes gallery, care sheet, and taxonomic list.
World-Wide List of Turtles and Tortoises on Stamps
Illustrated list of stamps with depictions of turtles or tortoises.
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