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Psammobates tentorius

(Berger's Cape Tortoise)

Overview

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Vulnerable

Threat status

Common Names

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Common Names in Dutch:

Knobbellandschildpad

Common Names in English:

Berger's Cape Tortoise, Tent Tortoise

Common Names in Japanese:

テントヤブガメ

Common Names in Russian:

Шишковатая черепаха

Description

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Habitat

Biome: Terrestrial

Taxonomy

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Synonyms

Psammobates tentorius — Fritz & Bininda-Emonds 2007 • Testudo tentoria Bell 1828

Notes

Name Status: Accepted Name .

Comment: Holotype: OUM 8570.

Similar Species

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Members of the genus Psammobates

ZipcodeZoo has pages for 4 species and subspecies in this genus:

P. geometricus (Geometric Tortoise) · P. oculifer (Serrated Tortoise) · P. pardalis (Leopard Tortoise) · P. tentorius (Berger's Cape Tortoise)

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Further Reading

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Notes

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Contributors

Data Sources

Accessed through GBIF Data Portal February 27, 2008:

Identifiers

Last Revised: 2014-11-20