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Spiny Softshell Turtle

Trionychidae

Description:

Soft shell and a long nose. They bury themselves in the sand to blend in and hide from predators.

Habitat:

Along the brazos river in Texas buried in the sand in a small pool of water.

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CaliforniaSpencer
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CaliforniaSpencer

Glen Rose, Texas, USA

Spotted on May 24, 2013
Submitted on May 24, 2013

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