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Central American Snapping Turtle
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Information
Range Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Family Chelydridae
Genus Chelydra
Species Chelydra rossignonii
Conservation Status
VUSpecies
Vulnerable

The Central american snapping turtle (Chelydra rossignonii) is a species of turtle in the Chelydridae family. This species was previously considered a subspecies of common snapping turtle.

Distribution

It is found in Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico.

Subspecies

No subspecies are recognized.

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