Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y427)
Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y427)

Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y427) European Pond Turtle

The European pond turtle aka European pond terrapin aka Emys orbicularis is a medium sized (12 to 38 cm long) freshwater turtle that prefers to live in wetlands surrounded by large areas of natural wooded landscapes. They are considered semi-aquatic since they will routine travel up to 1,000 meters from water, and have been found traveling as far as 4,000 m from water.

This circulating coin from the "World Animals Series" was minted one year only.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 26.8 mm
  • Composition: Brass
  • CAT#: Y427

Obverse Legend

RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA 2002 ZŁ 2 ZŁ

Reverse Legend

ŻÓŁW BŁOTNY - Emys orbicularis

Edge Legend

NBP * [repeats]

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