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Turtle
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turtle
NOUN: 1 : any of an order (Testudines syn. Chelonia) of terrestrial, freshwater, and marine reptiles that have a toothless horny beak and a shell of bony dermal plates usually covered with horny shields enclosing the trunk and into which the head, limbs, and tail usually may be withdrawn
     
ETYMOLOGY:  

modification of French tortue, from Late Latin (bestia) tartarucha, feminine of tartaruchus of Tartarus, from Greek tartarouchos, from Tartaros Tartarus; from Mithraic and early Christian association of the turtle with infernal forces

First Known Use: 1612

Merriam Webster OnLine® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition.
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Turtles
Temporal range: Late Triassic – Recent, 215–0 Ma
tba
Florida box turtle Terrapene carolina
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Superorder: Chelonia
Macartney, 1802
Order: Testudines
Linnaeus, 1758 [1]

Cryptodira
Pleurodira
and see text

14 extant families with ca. 300 species
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blue: sea turtles, black: land turtles

Turtles are reptiles of the order

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Bathers with a Turtle, 1908, Henri Matisse

Bathers with a Turtle, 1908
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

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