An educational resource dedicated mainly to the photography
and diversity of marine life that is found in the coastal waters
and rockpools of south-west England. Images by David Fenwick.

Sea turtle images (Reptilia - Sea turles)
Class Reptilia > Order Testudines > Family Cheloniidae

Caretta caretta (Linnaeus, 1758) - Loggerhead sea turtle

Lepidochelys kempii
- Kemp's ridley sea turtle (dead stranding)


Reptile species other than true Sea turtles found / reported on the shores of south-west England

Class Reptilia > Order Testudines > Family Kinosternidae > Subfamily Kinosterninae

Sternotherus odoratus LATREILLE 1802
- Eastern musk turtle, Common musk turtle or Stinkpot turtle (non-native species)

Sea turtle Kemps Ridley images UK