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Hermann's tortoise is one of five tortoise species traditionally placed in the genus ''Testudo'', which also includes the well-known Marginated tortoise , Greek tortoise , and Russian tortoise , for example. Three subspecies are known: the Western Hermann's tortoise , the Eastern Hermann's tortoise and Dalmatian tortoise . Sometimes mentioned subspecies ''T. h. peleponnesica'' is not yet confirmed to be genetically different to ''T. h. boettgeri''.

Similar species: Turtles And Tortoises
Species identified by Julian Popov
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Uploaded Mar 22, 2018. Captured Oct 14, 2017 14:20 in Unnamed Road, Almiros 371 00, Greece.
  • DMC-GX80
  • f/5.5
  • 1/500s
  • ISO200
  • 120mm