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Tortoise & Large Lizard - Georgia - May 2018

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Old Saturday 26th May 2018, 13:27   #1
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Tortoise & Large Lizard - Georgia - May 2018

Large tortoise (c20cm) and legless lizard (c40cm) attached both from Chachuna, Georgia on 10.05.18.

Any specific identification assistance gratefully received.

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The Lizard looks like Glass Lizard Pseudopus apodus



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Tortoise Paul,
I'd got for Testudo graeca Common / Spur-thighed Tortoise.

I've been rooting around and I think it's the only one listed for Georgia.




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Big tick attached to the tortoises head.
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Big tick attached to the tortoises head.
I saw that, forgot to mention it



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Indeed. We noticed that in the field.
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