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Specie Identification

tortoiseplanet

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Someone emailed me regarding a Tortoise specie. The seller told her it’s a sulcata but it obviously isn’t. Does anyone know the exact specie? Can anyone also tell the specie by the shell? Thanks.
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Yvonne G

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Well, let me amend that. . . if they're in Florida, it's a gopher tortoise.
 

Yvonne G

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. .. at any rate - against the law to sell no matter which Gophers it is.
 

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