HyperDic: macroclemys_temmincki

English > 1 sense of the expression Macroclemys temmincki:
NOUNanimalMacroclemys temmincki, alligator snapping turtle, alligator snapperlarge species having three ridges on its back
English > Macroclemys temmincki: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaninglarge species having three ridges on its back; found in southeastern United States.
Synonymsalligator snapping turtle, alligator snapper
Member ofMacroclemys, genus MacroclemysIncludes the alligator snapping turtle
Broadersnapping turtlelarge aggressive freshwater turtle with powerful jaws

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