Content tagged with "snapping turtle"

Alligator Snapping Turtle Illustration

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Larger, heavier, and rougher-looking than the common snapping turtle, the rare alligator snapping turtle is protected, and harvest is illegal in Missouri. Check Missouri Turtle Regulations for more details. More

Alligator Snapping Turtle, Dorsal View

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Alligator snapping turtle, dorsal view. More

Alligator Snapping Turtle, Ventral View

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Alligator snapping turtle, ventral view. More

Common Snapping Turtle Illustration

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The common snapping turtle is found statewide in Missouri, and it is legal to harvest. Check Missouri Turtle Regulations for more details. More

Common Snapping Turtle, Dorsal View

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Common snapping turtle, dorsal view. More

Common Snapping Turtle, Ventral View

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Common snapping turtle, ventral view. More

Snapping Turtle (Common Snapping Turtle)

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Chelydra serpentina
A large aquatic turtle with a big pointed head, long thick tail, and small lower shell, the snapping turtle is common throughout the state, anywhere there is permanent water. Conservation of this species involves regulated hunting. More