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Posted by Erico on January 22, 2003 at 09:18:59:

In Reply to: Re: Probably Pelusious subniger posted by Erico on January 22, 2003 at 09:13:27:

As for care, these are among the most hardy tropical species in existenece. Any aquatic set up with some basking area will keep them happy. Keep the temperature above 75 degrees F and they will feed well. They usually eat readily and can be started on any of the commercial turtle foods, such as Reptomin (my favorite). I have several Pelomedusa species that have been in my collection going on 20 years now.


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