How Many Eggs Does a Turtle Lay?

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The number of eggs laid depends on the species of turtle it is. A sea turtle lays up to 200 eggs at a time, while an African pancake tortoise lays only one egg per time. The group of eggs that a turtle lays each time is called a clutch.
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