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  Elongated Tortoise

 

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Elongated Tortoises have an distinctly elongated carapace with a significantly enlarged supracaudal scute, i.e. the keratinized plate above the tail.

 

This feature is clearly noticeably in these animals at Saigon Zoo and Botanical Gardens in Ho Chi Min City. See also List of Thai Animal Names.

INDEX TURTLES & TORTOISES

 

  Elongated Tortoise Tortoise