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LIFE HIST ECOL SLIDER TURTLES

GIBBONS JW

LIFE HIST ECOL SLIDER TURTLES

by GIBBONS JW

  • 107 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Smithsonian .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reptiles,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Trachemys scripta

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8085257M
    ISBN 100874744687
    ISBN 109780874744682

    The hawksbill sea turtle is a small, agile turtle with an oval-shaped body. The reptile has powerful toothless jaws and a raptorlike "beak," which earned the hawksbill its name. This beak is perfectly suited for crushing, biting, and tearing food. The carapace has a tortoiseshell coloration, ranging. Shareable Link. Use the link below to share a full-text version of this article with your friends and colleagues. Learn by:

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    Hatchling turtles were housed in plastic shoe boxes with a thin layer of tap water (c. 4 mm deep) at room temperature (c. 25 °C) at Iowa State University for 3–14 days before swimming and were kept in the dark, except when trials were occurring (c. 8 h h photoperiod). Turtles were given a minimum of 3 days to acclimate to laboratory Cited by: probability of death does not change much throughout life, graphs as a straight line ex) small mammals turtles, insects, mice. r-strategists. produce large numbers of offspring and invest little parental resources good for unpredictable, changing environments reproduce at .


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* In order to find a suitable habitat, lay eggs or search for a mate, the Red-Eared Slider Turtle can wander approximately 9 km from the water. The Red-eared Slider can grow up to 12 inches in length Red-eared Sliders kept as pets generally reach sexual maturity between years of age.

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