Turtle Sanctuary
Turtles Sanctuary
Yellow-bellied Slider (Trachemys scripta)

Habitat : Slow-moving rivers, flooded swamps, marshes, seasonal wetlands and
permanent ponds.

Food : Hatchlings are almost entirely carnivorous, feeding on insects, spiders, crustaceans, tadpoles, fish.

Carapace length : Males reach 13 - 20 cm in length and females reach 20 - 33cm.

Location : Southeastern United States.

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