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Phrynops geoffroanus

(Phrynops geoffroanus)

Description

Phrynops geoffroanus, commonly known as Geoffroy’s side-necked turtle or Geoffroy's toadhead turtle, is a species of large side-necked turtle in the family Chelidae. The species is endemic to South America.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Reptilia
Order:Testudines
Family:Chelidae
Genus:Phrynops
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