As we do periodically, the Cobras.org team has come together again in order to search for great Pictures. This time we selected a new thrilling gallery of the most beautiful Turtle Pictures taken in recent years. We have Green turtles, Painted Turtles, some laying eggs while other turtles show amazing family bonds…
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1) Green Turtle in Tenerife
Taken by Philippe Guillaume in 2009, this breath-taking image of a Green Sea Turtle made it to our Gorgeous Pictures list, since it captures the turtle and the diver behind him in amazing fluid movement, tempting us, the viewers, to dive in with them, at least in our dreams…CC License here.
2) The Majestic Western Painting Turtle
Taken by Shawn McCready in 2014, who was fortunate enough to discover this Majestic Western Painting Turtle on a piece of drift wood. Take a careful look at the brisk colors and details of this magnificent turtle. CC License here.
3) Turtle Family Walk
4) Nature in Balance
Taken by Mr. TinDC in 2011 in Prince George’s County, this Painted Turtle, the most widespread native turtle of North America – precariously balances himself on a log in the Anacostia River. Absolutely stunning. CC License here.
5) Turtles in a Row
Taken by Tambako The Jaguar in 2013, we left one the best pictures, for last, so you get a good taste in your mouth as you soon click on out of this post. Look at these Red-Eared Slider Turtles, as they all gather on this branch, trying to hold on…CC License here.
6) Wary Box Turtle
7) The Red-Eared Slider
8) The Western Painted Turtle
Taken by John McAllister, this gorgeous close-up of the Western Painted Turtle makes you want to dive into his mind, and discover the purest thoughts of a Turtle…
9) At last, Sand
Well, we hope you enjoyed our selection of the most gorgeous Turtle Pictures, until our next batch!
Did you know that a Turtle’s life depends on temperature? Or that Turtles have great senses? Just click here to read the fast 8 Amazing Turtle Facts!