Water turtle

Tartaruga (Emis orbicolaris)
Reconstructive drawing (T. D’Este)

Emis orbicolaris

Along the banks of the rivers, it is still usual to meet the water turtle, which once was largely spread along all the waterways, the marshes and the coastal lakes.

Masterpieces of the hall

The hall

Sala Espositiva

Inside the showcases located in the exhibition room, some of the more than 2000 fossil remains, found during excavation and representing the identified species, were placed.

Fossil remains of Zelkova crenata, Tree of Judah and Laurel was discovered in the deposit. Fossil remains of Zelkova leaves are exposed.