Our Park Species Lists page has a complete list of turtles and other species found in the Big Thicket.
Alligator Snapping Turtle
Allard, H. A. (1935). The natural history of the box turtle. The Scientific Monthly, 41(4), 325-338.
Ligon, D. B., & Lovern, M. B. (2009). Temperature effects during early life stages of the alligator snapping turtle (Macrochelys temminckii). Chelonian Conservation and Biology, 8(1), 74-83.
Reed, R. N., Congdon, J., Gibbons, J. W., & Drawer, E. (2002). The Alligator Snapping Turtle.
Stickel, L. F. (1950). Populations and home range relationships of the box turtle, Terrapene c. carolina (Linnaeus). Ecological Monographs, 20(4), 351-378.
Last updated: February 27, 2021