Yellow-headed Snapping Turtle
Carapace Length – 322m
A Queensland endemic. Found in clear water in the Burdekin, Johnstone and Hartley Creek drainage systems.
Omnivorous, recorded feeding on plant material, fallen fruit and snails.
A Field Guide to Reptiles of Queensland by Steve K. Wilson
|Family:||Chelidae (Freshwater Turtles)|
|Information sources:||Photo taken at Urana Creek and provided by Darryl Barnes|