Melanistic Florida Softshell Turtles (Apalone ferox) CB 2020. Probably one of the first ever available. Range from approximately 90% to 99% solid black. Be the only one on your block to have one of these. We have never seen anything like these before. We have no idea if it is genetic or will darken or lighten with age. Eating bloodworms, blackworms, Zoo Med Aquatic Turtle Food and Zoo Med ReptiSticks.