known like Arrau(fam Turtle. Pelomedusidae; Sottordine:
Pleurodira), this species be to along hunting (is the adult
exemplary, is its eggs) to alimentary scopes, to such point that the
consistency of its spread (colonizes the entire amazonian river
basin) turns out in fort decrease. Just for this today protect in
Brasi they and in Venezuela and its commerce subordinate to
particular authorizations based on the Convention of Washington (see
Understood it and turtles and the law).
Arrau a testuggine of great dimensions (until to the 70 and devout
centimeters with a weight of beyond 90 kg) that it attends
overflowed forests, insenature of great rivers, smaller water course
and lagos, in the entire amazonian river basin. It lives in numerous
groups also, with customs mostly acquati to us. The norm adults are
vegetarians: it yields, alghe and aquatic plants represent theirs
menu. The exemplary young people integrate the diet from litofagi
hunting worms and others animaletti, in water and outside.
reproduction remembers in all and for all that one of the marine
turtles: the females, hundred to the time, ovodepongono in holes dug
in the long sand the rivers, during the season sand bank. Every copy
places numerous eggs (until to 100), normally of evening, in order
then to return in water. The schiusa it happens in less than two
months and the babies, it attacks to you from numerous predators
during theirs deprived of hope run, head fastly in water.
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species in fact and lives well in cattivit in great acquaterrari
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