Snapping turtle. (n.d.). In YourDictionary. Retrieved from https://www.yourdictionary.com/snapping-turtle
Any of several large freshwater turtles of the family Chelydridae of the Americas, having a rough shell and powerful hooked jaws that close with a snap, especially the common North American species Chelydra serpentina and the alligator snapping turtle of the south-central United States.