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Alligator Snapping Turtle

Observed: 10th April 2012 By: Sam Griffin
Cumberland Bat GroupCumbria Amphibian and Reptile GroupThe British Herpetological Society
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Description:

A captive bred animal that died of natural causes. Obviously 'indoors', in Cumbria is not its natural habitat / range. These have however been found in the wild in Cumbria as released exotic pets!

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Alligator Snapping Turtle (Macrochelys temminckii)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.