Top Ten Amazing Turtle Species

The names of these turtles will tell you almost everything. Enjoy!

The Top Ten

1 Red Bellied Short-Necked Turtle
2 African Helmeted Turtle African Helmeted Turtle
3 Pig Nosed Turtle
4 Big Headed Turtle
5 Black Knobbed Map Turtle
6 Eastern Long Necked Turtle

Compared to other species of turtles, these turtles, found in the lakes of Australia, have longer necks. - LightningBlade

7 Spiny Soft-Shell Turtle
8 Murray River Turtle

These turtles look amazing and are native to the Murray River in Queensland, Australia. - LightningBlade

9 Chinese Soft Shelled Turtles

These turtles are closer to the word 'gross' than amazing because they excrete their urine from their mouths. - LightningBlade

10 Red-eared Slider

I have two of them and they are so small and cute. - Undistinguished

The Contenders

11 Spiny Turtle

These turtles have amazing, spiny shells and they are native to south-east Asia. - LightningBlade

12 Olive Ridley

These are really beautiful turtles(I have one as a pet..."rescued" it from being eaten)and are pretty India they only lay eggs on the western Konkan coast next to goa and Kerala and now they are slowly becoming extinct due to the pollution - Toucan

13 Bog Turtle

Honestly, these are the best turtles out there. There is a critically endangered species, which is why zoos such as the Bronx, have taken up the task to breed them in captivity. They are also ridiculously cute!

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