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Common snapping turtle

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Common snapping turtle Chelydra Serpentina Serpentina

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Alligator Snapping Turtle vs Common Snapping Turtle

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Ninja Snapping Turtle (Common Snapping Turtle / Chelydra serpentina)

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Common Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina) feeding on fish: Video

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BITTEN by a SNAPPING TURTLE!

The common snapping turtle is a large freshwater turtle of the family Chelydridae. Its natural range extends from southeastern Canada, southwest to the edge of the Rocky Mountains, as far east as Nova Scotia and Florida. The three species of Chelydra and the larger alligator snapping turtles are the only extant chelydrids, a family now restricted to the Americas. The common snapping turtle, as its name implies, is the most widespread.
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