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Florida red-bellied turtles (Pseudemys nelsoni) eating food. These aquatic reptiles are encased in a hard shell (carapace), and reach 20 to 30 centimetres in length. They are found in the peninsular region of Florida, USA, and live in ponds, lakes, marshes and other wetland areas. The adults prefer a diet of aquatic plants.
Model release not required. Property release not required.