I’m the queen of lakes, ponds and oxbow lakes in the south of France
taking long baths in the sunshine with my girlfriends
my red-templed American cousin who hunts on my patch
About European pond turtle – Emy
Scientific name :
Common name :
European pond turtle
Native to :
Maximum size :
Conservation status :
Near threatened (NT)
mating takes place in water. The female lays 6 to 15 eggs in a hole which she digs on the riverbank.
insects, amphibians, fish
This small aquatic turtle is dark grey or black and has many yellow spots.
Location in the Tropical Reserve :