T.carolina carolina - Photo by B. Schuijt
T.carolina carolina - Photo by B. Schuijt

Common name: Common box turtle
Size: 20 cm
Distribution: southeastern part of North America
Habitat: open woodland, marshy meadows
Vivaria: terraria
Diet: omnivorous
Subspecies: T.c. carolina, T.c. major, T.c. mexicana, T.c. yucatana, T.c. triunguis, T.c bauri
Cites status: Appendix II