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Who am I?

Postby musicalvn » Mon Mar 23, 2015 12:19 pm

Hello All
I am a new member. Wondering if anyone could tell me the true ID of this male tortoise please. He weighs 1.62kg and measures (as per Tortoise Trust guidelines) 20.5cm. Age is also unknown. Any opinion on whether he would have been captive breed? Hopefully photos will work. Many thanks in advance.
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Re: Who am I?

Postby Joan » Mon Mar 23, 2015 1:02 pm

Welcome to the forum.

I would say your tortoise is an Ibera.
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Re: Who am I?

Postby Tortoise Trust » Mon Mar 23, 2015 1:11 pm

Joan is right.

Testudo ibera.

This one would have been wild caught, in Turkey.

Age - probably around 40 years.
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Re: Who am I?

Postby musicalvn » Tue Mar 24, 2015 3:52 pm

Thank you so very much
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Re: Who am I?

Postby Bigjoe » Wed Mar 25, 2015 10:24 pm

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