Yellow-Spotted Amazon River Turtle: Podocnemis Unifilis
Distribution and Habitat
The Yellow-spotted river turtle has a vast range and can be found residing in Caribbean drainages of Guyana, Venezuela, Columbia as well as alongside the upper Amazon River tributaries.
The Yellow-spotted river turtle can be found in fresh water sources such as ponds, rivers etc.
Yellow-spotted river turtle are brown in color and can be identified by the distinct yellow spots alongside their head.
This species is also known to many as the yellow-headed side-necked turtle.