Serrated Hinged TerrapinFebruary 14, 2016
Helmeted TerrapinFebruary 14, 2016
Up to 23 cm. An olive - brown hinged terrapin with long neck. Shell olive - brown.
In water bodies along the Tanzania and southern Kenyan coastal plain, in land up to Rufiji river, usually in backwaters.
Aquatic, active by day, buries itself in the mud in the dry season.
Eats insects, water snails and floating vegetations.
Lays up to 25 eggs.