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Testudo Graeca terrestris

CITES
Appendix I, annex A
Distribution
Mediterranean areas
Feeding
Vegetarian

Testudo Horsfieldii

The Russian tortoise (Agrionemys horsfieldii), is also commonly known as Horsfield's tortoise or the Central Asian tortoise.
It usually digs deep galleries to protect itself from strong cold; intolerant to the moisture.
Moderate dimensions, usually not over 20/22 cm.
CITES
Yes, appendix II, attached B
Distribution
Steppes, rocky desert, arid environments with temperature leap (until 1600 m of altitude)
Feeding
Exclusively vegetarian.

Testudo Ibera

The spur-thighed tortoise is a very long lived animal, achieving a lifespan of upwards of 125 years; it can grow up to 25/28 cm.
CITES
Yes, appndix II, annexe B
Distribution
The spur-thighed tortoise's habitat is North Africa, southern Europe, and southwest Asia. It is prevalent in the Black Sea coast of the Caucasus (from Russia Anapa to Abkhazia Sukhumi to the south), as well as in Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan.
Feeding
Exclusively vegetarian.

Testudo Graeca

The spur-thighed tortoise (or Greek tortoise) (Testudo graeca) is one of five species of Mediterranean tortoise.
It is a very long lived animal, achieving a lifespan of upwards of 125 years; it can grow up to 18/20 cm.
CITES
Appendix II, attached B
Distribution
The spur-thighed tortoise's habitat is North Africa, southern Europe, and southwest Asia. It is prevalent in the Black Sea coast of the Caucasus (from Russia Anapa to Abkhazia Sukhumi to the south), as well as in Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan.
Feeding
Exclusively vegetarian.

Testudo Hermanni Boettgeri

Hermann's tortoise (Testudo hermanni) is one of five tortoise species traditionally placed in the genus Testudo.
Extensively commercialised in the seventies, is the most widespread tortoise between the European farmer.
Medium-sized tortoise, usually not over 25/28 cm for big females.
CITES
Yes, appendix II, attached B
Distribution
Mediterranean scrub, arid and brush hilly area.
Feeding
Exclusively vegetarian.

Testudo Hermanni Hermanni

Hermann's tortoise (Testudo hermanni) is one of five tortoise species traditionally placed in the genus Testudo.
It’s the true autochthonous Italian tortoise.
Medium-sized tortoise, usually not over 17/18 cm for big females.
CITES
Yes, appendix II, attached B
Distribution
Mediterranean scrub, arid and brush hilly area.
Feeding
Exclusively vegetarian.

Testudo Marginata

The marginated tortoise (Testudo marginata- Schoepff, 1792) is a species of tortoise found in Greece, Italy and the Balkans in southern Europe. It is the largest European tortoise, reaching a weight of up to 5 kg and a length of 35 cm.
Medium-sized, usually not over 30/40 cm.
CITES
Yes, appendix II, attached B
Distribution
Mediterranean scrub, arid and brush hilly area.
Feeding
Exclusively vegetarian.