Giant South American River Turtle Hatchling (image) Wildlife Conservation Society Share Print E-Mail Caption A Giant South American river turtle hatchling emerges from its shell. Credit Photo credit: C. Ferrara/Wildlife Conservation Society Usage Restrictions One-time usage only. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.