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common snapping turtle

Chelydra serpentina

Description:

I think this is a snappy turtle

Habitat:

Pond and woods in New England

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SG in CR
SG in CR 7 years ago
common snapping turtle
Chelydra serpentina Common snapping turtle


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2 Comments

Ricky Barker IV
Ricky Barker IV 7 years ago

Good thought but its shell was smooth. Isn't it what makes them different from common snapping turtles?

Sea Jewel
Sea Jewel 7 years ago

Looks like an alligator turtle.

Ricky Barker IV
Spotted by
Ricky Barker IV

Windham, New Hampshire, USA

Spotted on Jun 4, 2014
Submitted on Jun 4, 2014

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