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Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle
ハラガケガメ

ドロガメ科 ハラガケガメ属 学名Claudius angustatus
ハラガケガメの写真

Knowledge of Turtle(Tortoise) カメの知識
カメのエサ
Photo diary of Turtle(Tortoise) カメの写真日記

ハラガケガメ

ハラガケガメの生息地 The habitat of Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle

メキシコのベラクルスからグアテマラ、ベリーズ。Mexico, Guatemala and Belize.

ハラガケガメのエサ The feed of Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle

肉(ササミやレバーなどの油のない肉をあたえます)。
Meat(Lever,The meat which does not have the oil is given)

魚(活餌、煮干など、煮干は安上がりなので、ついつい煮干ばかりやってしまいます)。
fish(Life feed, dry fish, I have given only dry fish. Because dry fish is cheap.)

カニ、ザリガニ、エビ(乾燥エビ)、カエル。
Crab, crawfish and shrimp (dry shrimp), frog.

配合飼料(幼体のときにえずいていなければ食べないかもしれません)。
The formula feed (If it has not given at the young turtle, perhaps Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle do not eat,)

大変よくエサを食べるので成長がとても早いです。
Because many feed are eaten, growth is very quick.

私が飼育した個体は、4cmの甲長から、たった4ヶ月で10cm以上成長しました。
The Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle which I raise from 4cm, above 10cm grew in 4 months which pass.

ハラガケガメの大きさ The size of Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle

12~17センチくらいまでにしか大きくならないので、60センチ水槽でも飼育できますが、
Because it grows to about only 12~17 centimeter, you can raise even with 60 centimeter tank.

よく動くので水槽は大きければ大きいほど良いでしょう。
But, because it is be active, the tank if it is large, large extent is good.

ハラガケガメの飼育水温 The Keeping water temperature of Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle

低温には弱いので25度~30度くらいで飼育します。(ヒーターが必要です)
Because Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle is weak to low temperature, it is necessary to raise with about the 25~30℃. (The heater is necessary)

ハラガケガメの活動 The activity of Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle

カメにしては活動的でよく動きます。(大きい水槽にいれると日中は動き回っています。)
Because Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle in turtle is be active, it moves well.
(When Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle is raised with the large tank, it has moved about.)

エサを勢いよく食べるのでエサをあたえるのが楽しいです。ダイエットは大変難しいです。
Because Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle spirit eats the feed often, it is pleasant to give the feed. As for Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle as for diet, it is difficult very.

ドロガメ科のカメにしては泳ぎがうまいです。
Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle swimming is good in Mud turtle.

成体になると陸にはほとんど上がりませんが、首を伸ばせばすぐに呼吸できるくらいの浅場は絶対必要です。
When Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle become the adult, almost it does not rise to the land. But, if Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle extends the neck, shallow the place of the extent which Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle can breathe without fail is necessary.

飼育開始から3日間の間だけ陸場にあがりじっとしていましたが、それ以降は陸場には上がりませんでした。
Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle which I raise just between 3 days rose to the land place from start of Keeping and had done motionlessly, but the after of that did not rise to the land place.

120センチ水槽以上で飼育すれば、ハラガケガメが水槽の中を泳ぎまわる姿が観察できてとても楽しいです。
When you raise with 120 centimeter tanks or more, Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle swims and in the tank being able to observe the form which it turns, is very pleasant.

60センチ水槽ではあまり泳がずに、じっとしている事が多いようです。
Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle cannot swim with 60 centimeter tank. Therefore, The turtle seems that the time when it has done motionlessly is long.

視力、臭覚もよく発達しており、泳ぎも上手なのでエサを見つけるのも食べるのも早いです。大きな口なので、魚を食べるのも早いです。

At the conscience store it seems that is stocked from 10,000 Yen, but in this case time is required to for arrival, probably will be.

なんだかんだと理由をつけて15万円くらいまで、つり上げてくる店があるので注意しましょう。
Acquiring the various reasons, because to about 150,000 Yen, there is a store which it marks up, you will note.

安い時でだいたい4~5万円くらいです。
Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle when being cheap, is about 40,000 ~ 50,000 Yen.

ハラガケガメの注意 The note of Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle

飼育は容易ですが、気性が荒いので注意しましょう。陸に上げると口を大きく開けて威嚇し噛みつこうとします。ドロガメにしてはかなり凶暴です。
Keeping is easy, but, because disposition is rough, it is necessary to note.

飼育当初、エサを食べない場合があるので、暗くして落ち着かせるとよいようです。
Case the feed is not eaten Keeping at the beginning, making dark, it should have made settle.

複数種のカメと一緒に飼うことは無理なので、思い切って大き目の水槽を用意し単独飼育するか、ペアで飼うと良いでしょう。
Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle as for the turtle of plural kinds and Keeping together it is unreasonable. When you prepare the large tank and raise independently, or raise with pair it is good, probably will be.

このカメは大きい水槽で飼う事で、このカメの良さを本当に楽しむことが出来ます。
As for you when Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle is raised in the large tank, as for you it is possible to enjoy the good quality of the turtle.

肥満に注意しましょう。
As for Narrow-bridged Musk Turtle it is necessary to pay attention to obesity.

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