Daily Archives: May 14, 2014

Shell sprach

Isolated to a small subsection, the bright yellow shell pattern of this Eastern box turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina) suggests a primitive painting, dotted and dashed with characters of a forgotten language, or perhaps the handprints of the artist.

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