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Florida soft shelled turtle

Apalone Ferox


Little turtle... Has a softer shell. Yellow markings and long snout. Found in south Florida.


Little turtle with soft shell. Yellow markings and long about. Found in southwest Florida near a lake.

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Florida Softshell Turtle
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KylieBannon 5 years ago

You're welcome :) hope that's it looks a lot like it

Jenny Hays
Jenny Hays 5 years ago

Thanks so much for the suggestion! I agree!

Jenny Hays
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Jenny Hays

Florida, USA

Spotted on Aug 14, 2015
Submitted on Aug 14, 2015

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