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Photo by Robert Habeggar.

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Comments & Identifications

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Snapping Turtle - Photo (c) Karim Rezk, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
mike2's ID: Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina)
Posted by mike2 over 2 years ago (Flag)
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It's hard to tell, but doesn't look like a snapping turtle to me.

Posted by muir over 2 years ago (Flag)
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The shell doesn't look right for a snapper. Maybe a map turtle?

Posted by ctracey over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Pond Turtles - Photo (c) Loran, some rights reserved (CC BY)
briansg's ID: Pond Turtles (Family Emydidae)
Posted by briansg about 1 year ago (Flag)
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The shell is too domed to be a snapping turtle. It is likely a pond turtle of some kind.

Posted by briansg about 1 year ago (Flag)
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Identification Summary

Snapping Turtle - Photo (c) Karim Rezk, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
mike2's ID: Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina)
Turtles and Tortoises - Photo (c) Stephen Little, some rights reserved (CC BY)
Community ID: Turtles and Tortoises (Order Testudines)
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Pond Turtles - Photo (c) Loran, some rights reserved (CC BY)
briansg's ID: Pond Turtles (Family Emydidae)
mike2 would like some help identifying this

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Data Quality Assessment

Community-supported ID? Yes
2 people agree
0 people disagree
Date? Yes
Georeferenced? Yes
Photos or sounds? Yes
Is the organism wild/naturalized? Unknown
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