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American Snapping Turtles

Alligator Snapping Turtles

Citation: Midtgaard, Rune. RepFocus - A Survey of the Reptiles of the World. (
Latest update: December 31st, 2022.

Biodiversity of the family Chelydridae Bibliography of the family Chelydridae


American Snapping Turtles
Alligatorschildkröten     Nordamerikanske Snapskildpadder

Contents: Endemicity:
2 genera of which 1 (50.0%) is endemic  0% 100%
5 species of which 2 (40.0%) are endemic  0% 100%

Distribution:  North America, Central America, South America.

Reported from:
Belize, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, USA.