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GIANT EXTINCT TORTOISE - HOLOCENE, MADAGASCAR
GIANT EXTINCT TORTOISE - HOLOCENE, MADAGASCAR GIANT EXTINCT TORTOISE - HOLOCENE, MADAGASCAR GIANT EXTINCT TORTOISE - HOLOCENE, MADAGASCAR GIANT EXTINCT TORTOISE - HOLOCENE, MADAGASCAR
 

GIANT EXTINCT TORTOISE - HOLOCENE, MADAGASCAR


Aldabrachelys abrupta Grandidier 1868.

Part of the shell from a huge 'Abrupt Tortoise.' These grew to over 120 cm long and were endemic to Madagascar. They were driven to extinction by 1200AD. Thick shell. Nice preservation. Unusual. 

Holocene. 
Tulear district, Madagascar.

Shell : 9.5 x 7 x 3 cm.




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