Virtual museum of Canada
Collections from Storage: A Visit to our Hidden Treasures

Wood Turtle
Accession number : G-77-899-Hi-S
Scientific Name : Glyptemys insculpta
English Name : Wood Turtle
French Name : Tortue des bois
Specimen Nature : mounted specimen
Age or Developmental Stage : adult
Date Collected : before 1977

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Photo 1
La Tortue des bois se distingue par son cou et ses pattes orangées et par sa carapace rugueuse.

Credits : Musée de la nature et des sciences, Sherbrooke

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