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Related to Chelydridae: snapping turtle, common snapping turtle
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Noun1.Chelydridae - snapping turtles
reptile family - a family of reptiles
snapping turtle - large aggressive freshwater turtle with powerful jaws
Chelydra, genus Chelydra - snapping turtles
genus Macroclemys, Macroclemys - includes the alligator snapping turtle
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Representatives of families Kinostemidae, Chelydridae, and Trionychidae were represented by one species each, with Sternotherus odoratus (35%), Chelydra ser-pentina (10%), and Apa lone spin ifera (1%) being collected, respectively.
Several species of Neoechinorhynchus are known from North America in various species of turtles within the families Chelydridae, Emydidae, and Trionychidae (Barger 2004; Barger & Nickol 2004; Ernst & Ernst 1977).
1980a): Die tertiaren Wirbeltiere des Steinheimer Beckens, Part II: The Chelonians of the Steinheim Basin, B: Chelydridae and some supplements conceming the Testudmoidea.