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Parrot-beaked Padloper (Homopus areolatus) | ©cowyeow

Parrot-beaked Padloper (Homopus areolatus) found in Western Cape, South Africa.

This species is native to South Africa, it is threatened and also one of the smallest tortoises in the world (they reach a length of only about 12 cm long.).

Reptilia - Testudines - Cryptodira - Testudinidae - Homopus - H. areolatus