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Chelonoidis vicina; Isabela Giant Tortoise   

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Chelonoidis vicina
Chelonoidis vicina
Isabela Giant Tortoise
Photographer: Gerald and Buff Corsi
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 6666 6666 0513 0219 (2013-05-28)

Copyright © 2013 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  May 17, 2010
  • location   Urbina Bay, Isabela Island, Albermarle Island, Galapagos Islands (Ecuador)
  • CalAcademy slide #   Galapagos Tortoise 100517 _D337245
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile
  • original filename: Galapagos Tortoise 100517 _D337245.jpg

  • common names   Isabela Giant Tortoise
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    Aug 13, 2013

    Action: changed name from "Chelonoidis nigra" to "Chelonoidis nigra vicina "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Adding subspecific name"

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