Different spiecies breeding???

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So i have a yellowback turtle about a year old and a chinese pond turtle/reeve's turtle about 2 months old.My question is will they be able to breed in the future as they are different spiecies if of course one is male and the other female?
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Hi,
Turtles and tortoises are know to have hybrid babies if different species are kept in the same closed space without access to species of their own.
Especially Genus Mauremys, such as Reeves Turtles, do this all the time and it is somewhat problematic in some Asian countries where native species in the genus is hybridizing release pets.

Can you show me pictures of “YellowbackTurtle”?
Or maybe do you know scientific Latin name for that species?
“Yellowback Turtle” is not a commonly used name for any turtle species in English so I cannot say for sure but depending on its species, it is highly likely to hybridize in the future.
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sorry what i meant was yellow bellied slider turtle or Trachemys scripta scripta
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