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Mary River Turtle

Elusor macrurus


An endangered short neck turtle that resides in the Mary River. Can attain a carapace length of up to 480mm. Being a male, when this turtle is fully grown his tail will be about two thirds the length of his carapace.


Prefer deeper waters.

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Kate Russo
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Kate Russo

4518, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Dec 11, 2011
Submitted on Dec 11, 2011

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