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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-10-2013, 03:46 AM Thread Starter
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Can a southern painted turtle and a res mate

Can a full grown southern painted and a res mate???
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-12-2013, 03:17 PM
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in short....yes



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Can a full grown southern painted and a res mate???
I would imagine so, as our fully-grown Western Pond Turtle and RES have mated on several occasions.

Going one step further, what would be interesting is... if it's actually possible for turtles of different species to produce fertile eggs.
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I would imagine so, as our fully-grown Western Pond Turtle and RES have mated on several occasions.

Going one step further, what would be interesting is... if it's actually possible for turtles of different species to produce fertile eggs.
yes it is possible, depending on the species.



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