A second Geoemyda japonica mating for the year

This female already laid one clutch of eggs from a different male.  Today she mated with a new male and I’m hoping she will lay one more clutch before the season is over.  Turtles can retain sperm for a long time but hopefully this new sperm will take and it will be a slightly different bloodline from the other male.  I want her to get used to this newer male.  He is younger and more vibrant but she still prefers the other older and bigger male.


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