What do Leatherback seaturtles eat? Archive

31 Aug 2013

What do turtles eat?

What do turtles eat? What do Pig-nose turtles eat? Pig-nose turtles are opportunistic omnivores, with herbivorous tendencies. Their principal food is the fruits of shoreline trees, although they also eat their leaves and flowers as well as algae and other submergent plants. Animal foods include insect larvae, mollusks, and crustaceans. Fish and mammals are also eaten, but probably as carrion.   […]