Ugliest turtle in the world

Ugliest turtle in the world: Matamata turtle

Matamata turtles are one of the strangest and most interesting looking animals in the animal kingdom.  The funny thing about them is they always have a goofy smile on their faces. That doesn't mean they're friendly. Matamata means "Kill! Kill!" in Spanish, and for a good reason.Iin the shallow muddy waters of northern South America, it lies in wait for passing prey with only the tip of its snout extended above the water. As soon as a fish comes close enough, the matamata turtle will suck it in and snap its mouth shut, swallowing the fish.

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