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Brazilian snake-necked turtle

(Hydromedusa maximiliani)

Description

Hydromedusa maximiliani is a turtle species described by the Austrian-Czech zoologist Johann Christian Mikan in 1820.Hydromedusa maximiliani is included in the genus Hydromedusa and the family snake turtles.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Reptilia
Order:Testudines
Family:Chelidae
Genus:Hydromedusa
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