How to identify this turtle
Distinguishable by black seams on the belly plate & growing to a carpace length of 250mm.
Snake Neck Turtle Diet
It primarily eats aquatic insects, fish, tadpoles, and frogs. When hunting the Snake necked turtled approaches with its neck held sidewaysthrusting its open mouth to grasp its prey and uses its jaws to shred its food into smaller pieces.
This breed of turtle generally mates in spring. The females lay between 18 – 24 shelled eggs in a soil nesting chamber. Hatching occurs between 105 – 150 days.