What Animals Eat Turtles?


The major predator of turtles is human beings. There are many other animals that also feed on adult turtles, hatchlings and the eggs. These animals include fish such as bass and pike, grogs and snakes. The eggs are largely fed on by common molds and insects such as ants and maggots.
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1 Additional Answer
Adult sea turtles are not eaten by many other animals. Tiger sharks and killer whales are their main predators. Turtle eggs are the main target to predators such as land mammals, snakes, and lizards. You can find more information here: http://www.seaworld.org/infobooks/seaturtle/stlongevity.html
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