Species group: South American Side Neck Turtles
Other common names: Hilaire’s Toadhead Turtle; Spot-Bellied Sideneck Turtle
Scientific name: Phrynops hilarii
The Hilaire's Side-necked Turtle is native to swamps, ponds and lakes in Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay.
Appearance / health:
The Hilaire's Side-necked Turtle can reach 16 inches in length.
180 - 200 gallon terrarium.