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help identifying tortoise species

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  1. hil

    hil New Member

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    Hi

    I am trying to work out what species of tortoise we have recently inherited, does anyone have any ideas

    thanks

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    Yvonne G Old Timer TFO Admin 10 Year Member! Platinum Tortoise Club

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    It's probably either a Greek or Hermanns. I'll send a shout-out to @HermanniChris In the meantime, can you take pictures of his underside for us?
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    Definitely a Greek Tortoise.
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    HermanniChris Well-Known Member TFO Sponsor 10 Year Member!

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    You have a gorgeous Testudo graeca graeca of Algerian descent which was once known as Testudo graeca whitei.
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    thank you, any idea if its male or female, we have had contradictory suggestions
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    Without a single doubt it is in fact a female.
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    thank you so much
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