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Sexing Hatchlings


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Posted by Maxx MacLeod on March 06, 2003 at 20:55:09:

In Reply to: When Can I tell Spikys Sex? posted by ncjmv00 on March 06, 2003 at 02:02:11:

ncjmv00-- You should be able to sex them at around 4 inches in shell length. But...if you have several hatchlings that are the same age, another way to tell is that the females will usually grow a LOT faster than the males. The size difference is usually obvious in 6 months or so. But this only works when you have several of them. --Maxx


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