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snapping turtle

Chelydra serpentina

Description:

big with a long neck and no teeth with a leach right next to it's head.

Habitat:

in a pool in a river near a lake.

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3 Comments

dferris
dferris 6 years ago

I hope you were nice and reached your hand in there and removed that leach.

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 8 years ago

great spotting. but you have another spotting exactly the same!

NeilDazet
NeilDazet 9 years ago

Woah! Cool photo. That is a healthy leech on this turtle!

turtles2penguins
Spotted by
turtles2penguins

Maine, USA

Spotted on Jun 12, 2012
Submitted on Jun 12, 2012

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