Turtle Spotlight

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Is time? For turtle spotlight? Yes?

Yes!

Is time for mata mata!

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Is only member of genus Chelus! Is unique rock friend!

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Has most long snoot and is beautiful!

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An look at smile!

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Is biggest turt smile!

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Yes is friend

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Is large? Can be 33 pounds? More rock friend to love yes?

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Pebble mata mata? Is also beautiful? Has red in shell? V pretty?

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Friend likes acidic water! Is in Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela, and the Guianas! Likes slow water like wetlands an backwaters an slow moving rivers! Is aquatic rock friend!

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Also is suction feeder! Pretends to be bark an is still? Then fishie swims close then rock friend goes gulp an then no more fishie?

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This has been a mata mata turtle spotlight!

Smile friends!

@turtlessuggest only the best! SMILE ON MATA MATA! 

Turtle Spotlight

turtlessuggest:

Is time? For turtle spotlight? Yes?

Yes!

Is time for mata mata!

image

Is only member of genus Chelus! Is unique rock friend!

image

Has most long snoot and is beautiful!

image

An look at smile!

image

Is biggest turt smile!

image

Yes is friend

image

Is large? Can be 33 pounds? More rock friend to love yes?

image

Pebble mata mata? Is also beautiful? Has red in shell? V pretty?

image

Friend likes acidic water! Is in Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela, and the Guianas! Likes slow water like wetlands an backwaters an slow moving rivers! Is aquatic rock friend!

image

Also is suction feeder! Pretends to be bark an is still? Then fishie swims close then rock friend goes gulp an then no more fishie?

image

This has been a mata mata turtle spotlight!

Smile friends!

@turtlessuggest only the best! SMILE ON MATA MATA! 

How amazing is this shell?! Mata Mata turtles (Chelus fimbriata) are mostly found in South America. When they nom they open their mouths sucking in anything around them. Guess thats why they’ve got such a wide smile 😀

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