Though all turtles breathe air, aquatic turtles such as sliders (Trachemys scripta)
and painted turtles (Chrysemys picta) can stay underwater for quite some time.
If you think of turtles the way you think of amphibians (because turtles can remain
a relatively long time underwater), you'd be mistaken to include ...
Depending on the species, a turtle can stay under water for hours, days, weeks or
even months. Turtles that spend large amounts of time submerged have ...
The length of a time that a turtle can hold its breath underwater depends on the ...
Turtles are able to stay underwater for long periods because of their ability to ...
When they are active, sea turtles must swim to the ocean surface to breathe every
few minutes. When they are resting, they can remain underwater for as long as ...
When hibernating, Painted turtles can stay under water for up to five months,
holding their ... Painted turtles are medium sized, growing 10-25 cm long, with.
Turtles have lungs and breathe air just like we do. That means that turtles can't
stay underwater all the time. They can hold their breath for a very long time, but ...
Question - how long can an aquatic turtle stay under water before needing - HO.
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Feb 27, 2014 ... Unlike frogs, turtles don't hibernate through the winter. ... if you shut yourself
down, you can barely stay alive without oxygen and burn off a little ...
Jan 9, 2009 ... You can also provide shelter with water plants or a long board. Step3 Leave your
... Stay away from iceberg lettuce and spinach. Step4 Feed your ... As
gimmenamenow said, aquatic turtles sleep under water. I have various ...