Threatened species of Terrapene carolina

Other Names:
Threatened subspecies of Common box turtle

There are several subspecies of this terrapin, some of which are considered endangered. They include the Florida Box Turtle Terrapene carolina bauri, Eastern Box Turtle Terrapene carolina carolina and Three Toed Box Turtle Terrapene carolina triunguis.

Terrapene carolina is considered as "Lower Risk" sub-category "near threatened" by the IUCN. CITES lists the species as "Appendix 2".

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
24.09.2020 – 00:52 CEST