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Common snapping turtle, Chelydra serpentina, VT2190

Physical Description

Medium sized turtle with robust shell, mounted on a wooden base in a standing position with its body lifted up from the base, the tail straight out behind, and the head turned toward its PR side.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 110 x 340 x 120mm

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