The habitat of Common Musk Turtle
Canada and the United States of America.
The feed of Common Musk Turtle
Meat（Lever,The meat which does not have the oil is given）
Fish and shrimp (dry shrimp), formula feed, dry fish.
The size of Common Musk Turtle
The Keeping water temperature of Common Musk Turtle
I raise at 25-30.The heater is needed.
The activity of Common Musk Turtle
The turtle the shallow place moves the deep place well. When being in the deep place, often turtle smell the bottom.
The young turtle until it becomes the adult, searches the feed always and the bottom of the tank moves about.
But, as for Common Musk Turtle when it becomes the adult, starts becoming many to have done motionlessly.
When being young from, Keeping, it is the turtle which is difficult to be accustomed in the person.
Common Musk Turtle does not do sunlight bath almost.
The note of Common Musk Turtle
Keeping is easy.
Common Musk Turtle seems that the individual of the red shell is. But, it seems that the black shell solid is more.
As for Common Musk Turtle as for most sunlight baths it seems that is not done, but as for the small land place the one which is better, probably will be.
When Common Musk Turtle which has been infected to the sickness arriving dying, it seems that is. But, If Common Musk Turtle is accustomed to environment once, it is the strong turtle.
Common Musk Turtle does not become large and often you eat also the feed. Therefore, Common Musk Turtle is the turtle which it is easy to raise.
Common Musk Turtle
Scientific name : Sternotherus odoratus