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Macrochelys temminckii (Harlan, 1835) - Alligator Snapping Turtle


Collection Summary

Macrochelys temminckii (Alligator Snapping Turtle) has a total of 25 valid, non-duplicated collections representing 13 counties and 20 localities. There are a total of 13 collectors and 12 collection dates for the species. This results in a total of 12 expeditions for the species, a measure of unique date / collector(s) combinations. The earliest collection year for the species in Missouri is 1891 and its most recent collection year is 2014. The earliest and latest collection dates (independent of earliest and most recent collection years) are April 1 and October 13, respectively. If you have a new record to report, read the New Records section of the FAQ.

Collection Summary by County

Collection summary for Macrochelys temminckii (Alligator Snapping Turtle) by county. Some values are unavailable since some records are represented solely by historical literature reports, which sometimes lack complete collecting data. Click on a county name to view more information about that county. Click on column headings to sort by that column.
County Localities Collections Collectors Dates Expeditions Earliest Year Latest Year
Bollinger 1 1 2 1 1 2002 2002
Butler 2 2 2 2 2 1961 1961
Lewis 1 1 1 1 1
Madison 1 1 1 1 1 2014 2014
Oregon 1 1 2 1 1 2004 2004
Ozark 1 1 1 1 1 2003 2003
Pemiscot 2 3 2 2 2 1891 1891
Ripley 2 2 4 2 2 2004 2004
Saint Francois 1 2 1 1 1
Shannon 2 3 2 2 2 1953 2004
Stoddard 2 4 2 2 2 1979 1979
Taney 2 2 1 1 1
Wayne 2 2 2 2 2 1953 1953