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Respiratory conditions in terrapins

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Respiratory conditions in terrapins

Mammals, lizards and snakes have ribs, whereas the terrapin’s ribs fused millions of years ago to make his shell. A terrapin cannot move its shell to breathe but has developed a clever way of breathing.

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