Scientific name: Clemmys guttata
Adult size: 10–15cm (4–6 inches)
Average lifespan: Over 50 years
Suggested for: Beginner turtle keepers
Housing: Turtle tank 90cm long and 30cm tall, with a strong filter and an intense UVB light
Environmental requirements: Water temperature of 25°C, basking platform with a temperature of 32°C
Diet: Mix of turtle food, insects, meat, worms, vegetables and leafy greens
FUN FACT: Spotted turtles get more spots as they get older, some have over 125!