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How to Tell the Age of Turtles | eHow


How to Tell the Age of Turtles. No method exists for accurately determining the age of a turtle. Some species provide clues via the rings on their shells, but many  ...

How do I determine the age of my turtle? - Pets Stack Exchange


Oct 24, 2013 ... I recently adopted a yellow-bellied slider, and the people who had her said that they had been keeping her for about 10 years, when they ...

Natural History of the three toed box turtle - ccewb.net


There are several ways to tell the age of a box turtle. The easiest way is to count the number of rings on a turtle's plastron. Each year a new layer of lamina grows  ...

Davidson College Box Turtle Facts

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Box turtles posses a hinged plastron (bottom of the shell) and are capable of almost ... The age of a box turtle can be approximated by counting the rings on the ...

How can you tell how old a turtle is? - Ask.com


According to the California Turtle and Tortoise Club, it is nearly impossible to accurately estimate the age of a tortoise or turtle, unless it was acquired from an ...

How do you determine the age of a box turtle? - Ask.com


The easiest way to determine the age of a box turtle is to look at his plastron and count the rings on it. The plastron is the ventral, or abdominal, part of the ...

How do you determine the age of a red ear slider turtle - JustAnswer


hello,. The way6 to tell a slider turtles age is not an exact science unless you have hatched the turtle yourself you have gotten the turtle form a breeder the color ...

Sea Turtle Conservancy :: Sea Turtles, An Introduction


Sea turtles are large, air-breathing reptiles that inhabit tropical and ... There is no way to determine the age of a sea turtle from its physical appearance.

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Skeletochronology has been used to determine age at maturity as well as ages of individual turtles, and has been shown to work well in some species (e.g., ...

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Turtle Age By Shell Markings - Reptiles Magazine


Is it possible to tell a turtle's age by its shell markings?

How To Tell The Age Or Sex Of A Turtle - TotallyTortoise


How do I know if my turtle is a boy or a girl? And how do I know how old my turtle is? Hi Valerie, Lots of people have the problems you have. First,

Is there any way to determine the age of a turtle by just looking at it ...


Usually, it can be inferred from the annual rings on the scales of a turtle's shell. Similar to tree's annual rings, those on turtle attributes to the change...

How to Determine a Turtle's Age | Howcast


Learn how to determine how old a turtle is from veterinarian Alix Wilson in this Howcast video.

How old is my turtle? - Turtle Care and Sick Turtle Help


You cannot determine a Chelonian's age by the rings on the scutes. It may grow several rings in a good year when it is young and growing fast, and no rings at ...