Native to southeast Asia, but introduced to the island of Kauai, Hawaii.
They live in and around slow-moving fresh water, such as lakes, ponds, streams, and marshes.
A large turtle (up to 17.5 inches) with a soft, leathery shell that's usually olive or brown in color with minimal or no markings. It has large, wide, webbed feet, and a pointed face with projecting, snorkel-like nostrils. It has lots of extra wrinkly skin around its neck when it retracts its head partially into its shell.
Learn more with Schechter Natural History's Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians