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Post Posted: Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:42 am   Green spot on turtle's shell

Hi

So recently I saw a bright green spot on my turtles shell, i'm not exactly sure what it is or what caused it. Can someone help me with this issue?

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Post Posted: Mon Oct 02, 2017 8:05 am   Re: Green spot on turtle's shell

Hello , as turtles grow and shed a lot will get a darker color and the patters do change. With my turtles I see once in a while a shed with lighter color scutes here and there over my time in this hobby. Any photo's ?
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Post Posted: Tue Oct 03, 2017 6:15 am   Re: Green spot on turtle's shell

Photo like litefoot mentioned would be helpful, but at this point it might just be algae.
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