Species group: American and Asian Box Turtles
Scientific name: Terrapene coahuila
The Coahuilan Box Turtle is native to marshes and springs in the state of Coahuila in Mexico. According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) its status in the wild is "endangered".
An Over-looked Turtle Care Product
While most (but not all) turtles are less sensitive to water quality than are amphibians, high ammonia levels can stress the immune system and indicate the presence of other, more serious concerns. Ammonia levels can build quickly in turtle aquariums, even those that are well-filtered..
From findiviglio 157 days ago