Gallery description : small turtle pictures

Snapping Turtle is a reptile that typically lives in slow rivers, lakes and marshland. It has a scales skin and can run up to 4km/h (2.4mph). Snapping Turtle (chelydridae) has a size 47-80cm (18.5-31in) and weights 16-136kg (35-300lbs). The animal lives 20-32 years in a solitary lifestyle. Eats mostly: fish, birds, frogs

Facts about snapping turtles
NameSnapping Turtle
PredatorsHuman, raccoon, alligator
PhylumChordata
Skin TypeScales
Scientific NameChelydridae
Top Speed4km/h (2.4mph)
Life Span20-32 years
TypeReptile
HabitatSlow rivers, lakes and marshland
Conservation StatusThreatened
ColourBrown, tan, black
Main PreyFish, birds, frogs
LifestyleSolitary
FamilyChelydridae
GenusChelydra
OrderTestudines
ClassReptilia
KingdomAnimalia
DietOmnivore
Size47-80cm (18.5-31in)
Average Litter Size35
Weight16-136kg (35-300lbs)
Image Details
Description Small turtle pictures. ... , once the water in the small aquarium was ready, we added our turtle
Width 1520 pixels
Heigh 954 pixels
File type JPG
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