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  • Spanish
    • Morrocoy
  • Scientific Names
    • Chelonoidis carbonaria
    • Geochelone boiei
    • Geochelone carbonaria
    • Geochelone tabulata
    • Testudo boiei
    • Testudo carbonaria
    • Testudo tabulata
  • English
    • Red-footed Tortoise
  • German
    • Köhlerschildkröte

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Recent observations

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Red-footed Tortoise Chelonoidis carbonaria

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seanpmyers

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October 25, 2012

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Red-footed Tortoise Chelonoidis carbonaria

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encho

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June 28, 2016 02:36 PM COT

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Red-footed Tortoise Chelonoidis carbonaria

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gchavarri

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September 24, 2012 02:00 PM ADT

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nicoolejnik

Date

January 19, 2016

Description

Not sure if these where wild or released by someone on the area, but the species does live in this type of dry chaco forest.

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eagleloft

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August 6, 2015 12:22 PM PDT

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Red-footed Tortoise Chelonoidis carbonaria

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jeffreyjclarke

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June 19, 2015 07:55 AM ADT

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(Somewhere...)

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Red-footed Tortoise Chelonoidis carbonaria

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jeffreyjclarke

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June 17, 2015 07:22 PM ADT

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Red-footed Tortoise Chelonoidis carbonaria

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josefa

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April 13, 2015 03:47 PM COT

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Red-footed Tortoise Chelonoidis carbonaria

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November 23, 2014

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eduardo_daniel

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October 12, 2014

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migueleq

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October 8, 2014 01:07 PM CDT

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Red-footed Tortoise Chelonoidis carbonaria

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parobbert

Date

May 14, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Red-footed tortoises (Chelonoidis carbonaria) are popular pet tortoises from northern South America. They are medium-sized tortoises that generally average 30 centimetres (12 in) as adults, but can reach over 40 cm (16 in). They have a dark-colored loaf-shaped carapace (back shell) with a lighter patch in the middle of each scute (scales on the shell), and dark limbs with brightly colored scales that range from pale yellow to dark red. There are recognized differences between red-footed tortoises from different...

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