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Map Turtles, Map Turtle Pictures, Facts, and Information

Map turtle


Map turtle

Turtle at zoo


Turtle at zoo

Map turtle at zoo


Map turtle at zoo

Turtle


Turtle

Turtle on grass


Turtle on grass
Pictures of map turtles.
Map turtles are members of the Graptemys genus and are called map turtles because of the markings on their shell (think of an old-time map). Technically, they're tortoises because they live on land and don't go into the water, but Americans commonly refer to tortoises as turtles.