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  Murray Turtle (Emydura macquarii)





Murray Turtle | Emydura macquarii photo
Macquarie Turtles, (Emydura macquarii) at Warrawong sanctuary, near Mylor, Adelaide Hills, South Australia

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Murray Turtle | Emydura macquarii photo
Emydura macquarii

Image by John James Wild - License: Public Domain.    (view image details)

MURRAY TURTLE FACTS



Classification
Class:Reptilia
Order:Testudines
Family:Chelidae
Genus:Emydura
Species:macquarii
Common Name:Murray Turtle

Relatives in same Genus
  Krefft's River Turtle (E. krefftii)
  Brisbane Short-necked Turtle (E. signata)
  Red-bellied Short-necked Turtle (E. subglobosa)