Angonoka Tortoise (Astrochelys yniphora)

$350.00$950.00

Description

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Domped shape angonoka tortoise are so so cute with captive breed. don’t forget that these pets will keep you busy when you are idle sometimes. They are very interesting and will graze till they are satisfies. Great Pets For The Whole Family.

Description

The angonoka tortoise is one of the most endangered tortoises in the world, with a population of about 100 animals. “please if purchasing the Angonoka, we advise breeding to increase population and, treat the Angonoka with absolute love and care.”

Fun Facts

Males larger than females. Pronounced concavity in posterior region of plastron and distinct outward flaring of rear marginals. Enlarged epiplastron.
Similar to that of Geochelone radiata. Males engage in combat; use their gular scute to ram, push, and occasionally overturn each other. my turtle store is home to all breeds of turtles here at the tortoise home.

DIET

Herbivorous, Forages during morning and late afternoon.

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE ANGONOKA

Carapace to 17 inches, highly arched.

Carapace uniformly light brown with darker wedges on costal scutes. Gular scute single, elongate, rounded anteriorly, curved up toward the neck, beak-like. Radiated markings poorly developed; instead with rhomboidal pale brown areas against a dark background. Median anterior horn like plastral projection.

Males larger than females. Pronounced concavity in posterior region of plastron and distinct outward flaring of rear marginals. Enlarged epiplastron.

LIFESPAN

The Angonoka Tortoise is believed to live only between 40 to 50 years in the wild. However, some individuals may live up to 100 years as pets. Their metabolism makes them slow in development, but it is a trade-off for their longevity. They require little food compared to other turtles. A male Ploughshare may be less than two years old yet already have the size of an adult female.

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Size

Baby, Juvenile, Adult

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