Images, biological information, conservation information, and other websites specific to Family Testudinidae (tortoises) and its members.
Angulate Tortoise: Chersina angulata
Photographs and information from ARKive including classification, status, description, range, habitat, biology, threats and conservation.
Desert Tortoise Council
An international nonprofit organization whose members share a common fascination with wild desert tortoises and the environment they depend upon.
Desert Tortoise Preserve Committee
Group helps establish tortoise preserves, implements management programs for reserves and educational programs that evaluate measures aimed at ecosystem and critical habitat recovery.
Gopher Tortoise Organization
Conservation and management of the Gopher Tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) and their habitat.
Gopherus agassizii: Desert Tortoise
Many photographs, description, biology and taxonomy.
Taxonomy, description and photograph of the gopher tortoise, its habitat and distribution, life history, community ecology and special status.
Ploughshare Tortoise: Astrochelys yniphora
Photographs, videos and information from ARKive including classification, status, description, range, habitat, biology, threats and conservation.
Western Swamp Tortoise (Pseudemydura umbrina)
This species has the smallest surviving population of any Australian reptile. Factsheet with information, lifestyle and threats.
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