Largest Snakes: The Alligator Snapping Turtle is known for its deadly attacks, making even the largest and most venomous snakes approach with caution. With its strong jaws, it can deliver a powerful bite that can shatter bones. This turtle is commonly found in the southeastern part of the United States and is notorious for attacking not only snakes but also humans who venture too close to its territory.
Most snakes are usually seen as top predators, but the Alligator Snapping Turtle is one of the few animals that can hunt them. In fact, some reports suggest that the Alligator Snapping Turtle mainly eats snakes.
The venomous snakes in the southeastern United States, like the Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake and the Cottonmouth, know about the danger of the Alligator Snapping Turtle. They often stay away from places where these turtles are known to live, or they take precautions to avoid getting too close.
In short, the Alligator Snapping Turtle’s strong bite and predatory nature make it a formidable creature that even the biggest and most venomous snakes must take seriously.