Rhinoclemmys areolata (Furrowed wood turtle) is a species of turtle in the family Box Turtles, Freshwater Turtles. It is listed as near threatened by IUCN. It is found in the Neotropics. It is an omnivore.
Definition: A taxon is Near Threatened when it has been evaluated against the criteria but does not
qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered or Vulnerable now, but is close to qualifying
for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future.