common snapping turtle


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  • noun

Synonyms for common snapping turtle

large-headed turtle with powerful hooked jaws found in or near water

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A dense natural population of the common snapping turtle (Chelydra s.
Variation, sexual dimorphism, and maturity in a Quebec population of the common snapping turtle, Chelydra serpentina.
Demographics of common snapping turtles (Chelydra serpentina): implications for conservation and management of long-lived organisms.
Survivorship of adult females in a northern population of common snapping turtles, Chelydra serpentina.
Home range and movements of the common snapping turtle, Chelydra serpentina, in a coastal wetland of Hamilton Harbour, Lake Ontario, Canada.
Morphometric and movement data on common snapping turtles radio-tracked at Ichauway, Baker, County, Georgia, 2006.
Environmental contamination and developmental abnormalities in eggs and hatchlings of the common snapping turtle (Chelydra serpentina serpentina) from the Great Lakes-St.
Similar to common snapping turtles, mud turtles are a common, statewide inhabitant of Louisiana waters, including ponds, marshes, ditches, and soft-bottomed waterways.
2000a, 2000b), Common snapping turtles (Albers, Sileo, & Mulhern, 1986; Meyers-Schone, Shugart, Beauchamp, & Walton, 1993), Diamondback terrapins (Burger, 2002), and sliders (Meyers-Schone et al.
Although common snapping turtles are a well studied species, relatively little is known about how they cope with seasonally drying habitats.
Ultrastructural morphology of the shell and shell membrane of eggs of common snapping turtles (Chelydra serpentina).
Impact of organochlorine contamination on level of sex hormones and external morphology of common snapping turtles (Chelidra serpentina)in Ontario, Canada.