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Scutes are items that were added to Minecraft as part of 1.13 - The Update Aquatic. These items are inspired by real-world scutes (bony plate-like scales commonly found on turtles and other reptiles and birds).
Scutes can only be obtained at the moment a baby turtle grows into an adult (the turtle will drop 1 scute as it grows).