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Astrochelys radiata

The radiated tortoise (Astrochelys radiata) is a species in the family Testudinidae. It is a very long-lived species, with recorded lifespans of at least 188 years. These tortoises are classified as Critically Endangered by the IUCN, mainly because of the destruction of their habitat and because of poaching. Growing to a carapace length of up to 16 in (41 cm) and weighing up to 35 lb (16 kg), the radiated tortoise is considered to be one of the world's most beautiful tortoises.
CITES
Appendix I, annex A
Distribution
Occur naturally only in the extreme southern and southwestern part of the island of Madagascar. They have also been introduced to the nearby island of Reunion
Feeding
It is herbivor and also eats fruits and succulent plants.

Testudo Kleinmanni

Kleinmann's tortoise (Testudo kleinmanni), often called the Egyptian tortoise and occasionally Leith's tortoise, is a critically endangered species of neck-hiding tortoise.
It can grow up to 15/16 cm.
CITES
Yes, appendix II, attached B
Distribution
Kleinmann's tortoises live in deserts and semiarid habitats, usually with compact sand and gravel plains, scattered rocks, shallow, sandy wadis, dry woodlands, shrubby areas, and coastal salt marsh habitats.
Feeding
Exclusively vegetarian.

Indotestudo Elongata

Medium-sized tortoise; up to 34/36 cm.
It's a delicate species and difficult to raise, easily vulnerable to stress.
CITES
Yes, appendix II, attached B
Distribution
Damp forest.
Feeding
Omnivorous: mainly fruits and vegetables, insects and little invertebrates in small quantities.

Geochelone Sulcata

The African spurred tortoise (Centrochelys sulcata), also called the sulcata tortoise, is a species of tortoise, which inhabits the southern edge of the Sahara desert, in northern Africa. It is the third-largest species of tortoise in the world, the largest species of mainland tortoise.
CITES
Yes, appendix II, attached B
Distribution
The African spurred tortoise is native to the Sahara Desert and the Sahel, a transitional ecoregion of semiarid grasslands.
Feeding
Exclusively vegetarian.

Chelonoidis Denticulatus

The yellow-footed tortoise (Chelonoidis denticulata), also known as the Brazilian giant tortoises found in the Amazon Basin of South America.
With an average largest of 55/60 cm, this is the sixth-largest tortoise species on Earth.
CITES
Yes, appendix II, attached B
Distribution
Sometype of yellow-footed tortoise prefer grasslands and dry forest areas; other prefer humid forest.
Feeding
Omnivorous: mainly fruits and vegetables, insects and little invertebrates in small quantities.

Malacochersus Tornieri

The pancake tortoise (Malacochersus tornieri) is a flat-shelled tortoise native to Tanzania and Kenya. Its name is derived from the flat shape of its shell.
It can grow up to 18/20 cm.
CITES
Appendix II, annex B
Distribution
This East African species is native to southern Kenya and northern and eastern Tanzania, and an introduced population may also occur in Zimbabwe.The species has also been reported in Zambia. It is found on hillsides with rocky outcrops in arid thorn scrub and savanna.
Feeding
Exclusively vegetarian.

Aldabrachelys Gigantea

The Aldabra giant tortoise (Aldabrachelys gigantea), from the islands of the Aldabra Atoll in the Seychelles, is one of the largest tortoises in the world.
It can grow up to 1 mt and 120 kg.
CITES
Yes, appendix II, attached B
Distribution
The main population of the Aldabra giant tortoise resides on the islands of the Aldabra Atoll in the Seychelles.
Feeding
Vegetarian.

Geochelone Elegans

The Indian star tortoise (Geochelone elegans (Schoepf, 1795)) is a species of tortoise found in dry areas and scrub forest in India and Sri Lanka.
It’s a very delicate species;  intolerant to temperature lower than 24 degrees.
Medium-sized; up to 30/35 cm.
CITES
Appendix II, attached B
Distribution
They range from India extending to Sri Lanka. The species prefers savannah, grassy plains and deciduous tropical forest.
Feeding
Exclusively vegetarian.

Chelonoidis Carbonaria

The red-footed tortoise (Chelonoidis carbonaria (Spix, 1824)) is a species of tortoises from northern South America.
CITES
Yes, appendix II, attached B
Distribution
Red-footed tortoises are hailing from South America, often found in or near transitional areas between forest and savannah, such as forest clearings, wood edges, or along waterways. The preferred habitat of the red-footed tortoise is generally with high humidity and plenty of rainfall.
Feeding
Omnivorous tortoises; the diet includes grasses, leaves, flowers, roots and occasionally small live animals.