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Alligator Snapping Turtle
Macrochelys sp.

In 2014, the Alligator Snapping Turtle was split into three species: Macrochelys temminckii, Macrochelys apalachicolae, and (Macrochelys suwanniensis.

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Alligator Snapping Turtle
Alligator Snapping Turtle
Macrochelys sp.
Birmingham Zoo - Birmingham, AL, USA
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