Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina)

Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina)

Record Information
Created: August 24th, 2019 - 07:34 PM
Last Modified: September 2nd, 2019 - 11:59 AM
Entered by: Clarice Doughty
Record # 159403


Observation Information
County: ----Hidden----
Time: 2019-08-23 20:30:00
Qty: 1
Age: Adult
Sex: Female
Air Temperature: 66.00F
Cloud Cover: Unknown
Weather Conditions: Calm
Elevation: 919.00ft
Habitat: On sidewalk by cabin in clearing in secondary growth forest


Found her rolled onto her back and dead right in front of our garage door. We thought she was alive at first, but then we realized that her eyes were eaten out. She could not have been dead for more than two days by our estimation.