Mary River Turtle

Updated: Nov 11, 2018

Can these turtles breathe through their butts? Do they shop at Hot Topic? How did people sell these turtles as pets before they were even discovered as a species? Why do these turtles wear mohawks? Is the New York Times fake news?

Come find out about some punk-rock turtles on this episode of Species.


Bibliography: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1qi1Nehny-XSRpj_y0hhLVaLs6gXVh8mAtyB10Lc7Kg4/edit?usp=sharing


Help save this wonderful animal: http://maryriverturtle.tiarolandcare.org.au


Public domain photo of the Mary River turtle.