Yellow Mud Turtle

By: Tanner Eigenheer

Why do they live short lives.

Yellow mud turtles live for only 15 years which is short for certain turtles or tortises such as the Hermann's tortise that can live up to over 50 years.

What made them choose to live mashy areas.

Yellow mud turtles live on water and on land so that is there best habitat is marshlands or swamps.

What are there origins.

They are originally from United States from states such as Kansas, Iowa, Nebraska, Etc.
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