alligator snapper


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Noun1.Alligator snapper - large species having three ridges on its backalligator snapper - large species having three ridges on its back; found in southeastern United States
snapping turtle - large aggressive freshwater turtle with powerful jaws
genus Macroclemys, Macroclemys - includes the alligator snapping turtle
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While the alligator snapper is now fully protected throughout its range, the common snapper is not.
We are not sure if he is a common snapper turtle or an alligator snapper.
The alligator snapper is the biggest freshwater turtle in North America.