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Galápagos giant tortoise

Order: Testudines
Family: Testudinidae
Genus: Chelonoidis
Galápagos tortoise (Chelonoidis nigra complex)

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Table manners

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Facing unreality

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Assuming the tortoise position

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Bob
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Baby giants

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Drawing by Zarek
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Bob goes back in his shell

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Enchanting

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Santa Cruz Island, Galápagos
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Has anyone seen my dentures?

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Saddle front

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Hydropathy, tortoise style

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Santa Cruz Island, Galápagos
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Lonesome George receives avian visitors

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LG and smooth billed ani
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Lonesome George eyes a passerby

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Shell game

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