Ouachita Map Turtle
This is a small- to medium-sized, semi-aquatic turtle with a prominent ridge down the center of the upper shell and bright yellow lines on the head and limbs. The upper shell is brown or olive, with connected, yellow lines and circles. The rear edge of the upper shell is strongly serrated. The lower shell is plain yellow. The head and limbs are olive with numerous thin, yellow lines. There is a wide, yellow or orange-yellow marking behind each eye and a large yellow spot below each eye.