Helmeted TerrapinFebruary 14, 2016
Green TurtleFebruary 13, 2016
Up to 90 cm. A big, fat, soft - shelled water turtle, without scales, with a long tubular nose.
Rivers and lakes, known from lake Turkana, lake Albert and white nile downstream from Murchison falls. Probably in the Daua River.
Acquatic, apparently active by day, backs on shorelines. Sometimes partially buries itself in mud. Can respire partially through skin.
Eat fish, frogs and aquatic invertebrates.
They lays 25 - 100 eggs.