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Crocodile helpless to destroy perennial turtle shell: Unexpected action

The crocodile caught a rather large turtle and managed to enjoy his meal. We all know that turtles have extremely strong shells. But exactly how strong is it? Can an alligator breakthrough it uses its powerful jaws?

Crocodile caught a rather large turtle and managed to enjoy his meal
With fearsome predators like crocodiles, it’s probably only turtles that make it a little difficult for them to get in their mouths. Indeed, the hard shell of the turtle is a hindrance to the crocodile.

Despite possessing strong jaws, the crocodile still can’t break the turtle’s shell
After catching the turtle, the crocodile did all he could to swallow the bait alive. However, because the tortoiseshell was too hard, it was helpless. This video was shot in Kruger National Park, South Africa.

Apparently, this tortoise has a very hard shell sσ it’s completely protected
Despite possessing strong jaws with the leading bite force in the wild, the crocodile still had to surrender and could not break the turtle’s shell. This time was no exception, the crocodile tried to break the shell to eat the turtle that was hiding in it.

Thought the crocodile would give up this difficult meal but…
However, struggling for a long time the crocodile could not succeed. Thought it would spare this resilient prey, but in the end, it chose to swallow the prey whole.

… the crocodile decided to swallow its prey when more and more fellows were coming