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Common Snapping Turtle

Chelydra serpentina

Description:

Skull and some other bones of a Common Snapping Turtle.

Habitat:

Found Near Rivers Edge

Notes:

Please note that these bones were found along a rivers edge but were placed together so as to better photograph them so that others could perhaps view and study this skull.

No species ID suggestions

8 Comments

Joseph R. Godreau
Joseph R. Godreau 2 years ago

Cool find.

Desmond.E.S.O
Desmond.E.S.O 3 years ago

Aaaaaawwwwweeeessoomme!!!

VichenteIbañeez
VichenteIbañeez 6 years ago

awesome!
U should put it on the mission: Signs of Wilidlife!

williefromwi
williefromwi 6 years ago

Glad to add to that Mission Emily.

Thanks Team Brinez2, Sukaina and Ava T-B

Adam Braz tb2
Adam Braz tb2 6 years ago

Amazing bones wonder how it died.

EmilyMarino
EmilyMarino 6 years ago

Oooh! Cool spotting Willie! I love the third photo! Thank you for adding it to the Osteology Mission! It's a great addition!

Sukaina
Sukaina 6 years ago

awesome!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 6 years ago

Very neat, williefromwi.

West Bend, Wisconsin, USA

Lat: 43.42, Long: -88.11

Spotted on Aug 26, 2012
Submitted on Aug 26, 2012

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