family Kinosternidae


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Noun1.family Kinosternidae - mud turtles; musk turtles
reptile family - a family of reptiles
genus Kinosternon, Kinosternon - type genus of the Kinosternidae
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The scorpion mud turtle (Kinosternon scorpioides) is a freshwater turtle of the family Kinosternidae which has both aquatic and terrestrial habits and feeding on fish tadpoles adult amphibians insects algae plant debris crustaceans and gastropods (Vanzolini et al.
avivoca Viosca, bird-voiced treefrog CLASS REPTILIA Order Testudines (turtles) Family Chelydridae (snapping turtles) Chelydra serpentina Linnaeus, I common snapping turtle Macroclemys temminckii SW (Troost), alligator snapping turtle Family Kinosternidae (musk and mud turtles) Kinosternon subrubrum NW, SW (Lacepede), eastern mud turtle) Sternotherus odoratus I (Latreille), common musk turtle Family Emydidae (box and water turtles) Chrysemys picts (Schneider), I painted turtle Clemmsys guttata (Schneider), N spotted turtle Emydoidea blandingii N (Holbrook), Blanding's turtle Graptemys geographica I (LeSueur), map turtle G.