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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plates usually covered with horny shields enclosing the trunk and into which the head, limbs, and tail usually may be withdrawn

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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Temporal range: Late Triassic – Recent, 215–0 Ma
Florida box turtle Terrapene carolina
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Superorder: Chelonia
Macartney, 1802
Order: Testudines
Linnaeus, 1758 [1]

and see text

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

Turtles are reptiles of the order


Bathers with a Turtle, 1908, Henri Matisse

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

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