The spiny softshell turtle (Apalone spinifera) is a species of softshell turtle, one of
the largest freshwater turtle species in North America. Both the common name, ...
Diet: The spiny softshell turtle will eat almost anything in the water that will fit into
its mouth, which may include aquatic insects, crayfish, and the occasional fish.
Soft-shelled turtles are fairly easy to care for, but they get big and can be
aggressive. ... The eastern spiny softshell (A. s. spinifera) occurs east of the
Mississippi .... As long as vitamin D is supplemented via a nutritious diet, a
basking lamp is ...
Habitat. The Spiny softshell turtles mostly like to hang around in small marshy
creeks, lakes, farm ponds and sloughs. They can also be ...
Spiny Soft-shell Turtles are quite cute and comical as baby turtles. They are also
... The key to a healthy turtle is a "balanced" diet, so be sure to provide variety.
Descriptions and articles about the Eastern Spiny Soft-shelled Turtle, ...
Comments: Habitat includes large rivers, river impoundments, lakes, ponds along
Humans and softshell turtles have a long history, not usually to the benefit of the
... Florida softshell (Apalone ferox) and the smooth softshell (Apalone mutica).
Habitat: Rivers and larger streams, inland lakes, reservoirs, and even ... Softshell
Turtle eggs are spherical like Snapping Turtle eggs, but are smaller and have a ...
(Apalone Spinifera) What is the spiny softshell's shell made of? Unlike most
turtles, who have hard, bony shells, the spiny softshell has a leathery shell
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I determined the sex of my (neonate) Eastern Spiny Softshell Turtles ... it needs
proper diet , calcium is needed for proper shell growth and ...