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Tortoise vs. Turtle

JOEL ALVAREZ

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What is a dolphin like to an orca you ask? Well sorry but in this article we will be comparing sea turtles to tortoises.So let’s get started because I have a lot of information to share and give to you guys!

 

                           Habitats

So where does a sea turtle live you ask? Well it is in the name of the type of turtle but i’ll explain anyway! So yes a sea turtle lives in the sea/ocean while on the other hand tortoises live on land.

 

                         Birth and baby’s

Yes these two type of reptiles do have comparisons, they are both reptiles and turtles just from different families, and through the female laying their eggs as both lay their eggs on the ground.However a tortoises eggs will hatch after 80 days of resting on them while a turtles eggs will take 90-120 days to hatch after resting on them.

 

                                Diets

So what do tortoise eat you ask? Well according to my information tortoise are herbivores which means they only eat plants while on the other hand we have turtles which can be herbivores and carnivores which feed on meat or other animals.

5 Comments

5 Responses to “Tortoise vs. Turtle”

  1. sabastian on November 5th, 2018 12:45 pm

    i really like this a lot it is good keep up the good work buddy

  2. Laysha Araiza on November 5th, 2018 12:48 pm

    I liked your article it was vey informative, maybe if I get a turtle I will use this information and what you said on their diets if turtles are herbivores and carnivores aren’t they also omnivores?

  3. Joel on November 5th, 2018 1:03 pm

    Thanks guys:) And yes laysha u are right because an omnivore is anything that is both herbivore and carnivore!.

  4. Kevin on November 6th, 2018 12:43 pm

    Nice article joel it really gave a lot of good information, keep up the great work

  5. Johanna on November 7th, 2018 1:50 pm

    I enjoyed your article and I loved the beggining. Your article had alot of information.

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Tortoise vs. Turtle