Southern Appalachian Creature Feature
Southern Appalachian Creature Feature
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Cloacoal breathing - how do bog turtles stay under water for so long?
1 minutes Posted Jan 28, 2009 at 12:20 pm.
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Bog turtles are but one species of turtles able to spend long amounts of time underwater. The key to that ability is their ability to breathe using their cloaca.