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tortoises that do not hibernate

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  1. patrickstar

    patrickstar New Member

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    starting from the largest can you give me the names of the tortoises that DO NOT hibernate/
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    spikethebest Active Member 5 Year Member

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    galapagos
    aldabra
    sulcata
    leopard

    thats all i know, im sure you will get a full list.
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    PeanutbuttER New Member 5 Year Member

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    Redfoot and Yellowfoot don't hibernate.
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    Galapagos
    Aldabra
    Sulcata
    Asian black
    Asian brown
    Leopard (though in South Africa Leopard tortoises hibernate)
    Yellowfoot
    Angonoka
    Radiated
    Redfoot
    Impressed
    Elongated
    Forsten's
    Travancore
    Burmese Star
    Forest hingeback
    Algerian greek
    Chaco
    Indian Star
    Homes hingeback
    Western Bells hingeback
    Eastern Bells hingeback
    Madagascar Bells hingeback
    Libyan greek
    North Moroccan greek
    South Moroccan greek
    Pancake
    Spekes hingeback
    Spider
    Flat-tailed spider
    Tunisian greek
    Egyptian

    I think thats it :p

    Danny
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    spikethebest Active Member 5 Year Member

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    i knew that was coming. great job Danny!
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    thanks so much, i didnt know there were so many, this really helps.............patricktort[hr]
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    from largest to smallest, what are the top ten in order
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    I think this should be moved to the important thread section.
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    i hope im doing this right. thanks danny, so much.......can you tell me from the largest to the smallest, the top 10. its for a book, so i kinda need to be accurate. plus ill look them all up. i need to find out weights and lengths. i just don't know the order
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    that was from largest to smallest. just wikipedia the sizes of each.
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    ok thanks danny, ill look it up
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    egyptiandan New Member 5 Year Member

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    What book are you doing? Did you want the top ten size wise of all tortoises or just the ones that don't hibernate? Did you want average size or maximum size?

    Danny
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    I can make them as wise as I want,I just didn't want to get into the hibernation thin,and a. City of tortoises, I can go with sizes, and colors, how long they live, there's so many different dinamics, I don't want to go overboard, with stuff like this you can go on and on.
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    What in the world? Not sure what you were trying to say.
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