The Painted Wood Turtle (Rhinoclemmys punctularia)

Just as the name implies the Painted Wood Turtle aka Spot-legged Wood Turtle (Rhinoclemmys punctularia) can be found in South America in places such as Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad, and Tobago and Venezuela. Most South American Wood Turtles are imported from Guyana and surrounding areas. This species is known to have parasites or other health issues during transportation.  Your … Continue reading The Painted Wood Turtle (Rhinoclemmys punctularia)