The Alligator snapping turtle is a larg freashwater turtle the alligator snapping turtle is given its name because its extreamly powerfull jaws and long spring like neck aswell its distinked ridges on its carapice/shell and the skin like the alligator. the scientific name for the alligator snapping turtle is macrochelys temminckii. there diet is carnavors and the group name is bale dole and they live between 20-70 years. They whey up to 100 pounds and some people say that there is a 425 pound alligator snapping turtle but thats a myth.
Alligator Snapping Turtle
this is coyote peterson he caught a 100 pound alligator snapping turtle!!!
Snapping turtles have a large diet of plants, incects, spidors, worms, frogs, small baby turtles, birds, crayfish, and small mamals
This is a baby snapping turtle eating a gold fish