Galapagos Tortoise in the Wild

Galapagos Tortoise in the Wild

Galapagos Tortoise in the Wild

The Galápagos tortoise or Galápagos giant tortoise is the largest living species of tortoise and 13th-heaviest living reptile, reaching weights of over 400 kg (880 lb.) and lengths of over 1.8 meters (5.9 ft). With life spans in the wild of over 100 years, it is one of the longest-lived vertebrates.

If you enlarge this image, the designs on the shell are interesting.

7 thoughts on “Galapagos Tortoise in the Wild

  1. Ravibhai I am watching all the photographs and really liked all of them. Birds and tortoise photographs looks so real!!! Thanks for sharing.

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