Caption: Leopard tortoise (Geochelone pardalis). This tortoise feeds on grasses, fruits and the pads of the prickly pear. The largest specimens can reach 60 centimetres in length. It is widely distributed throughout sub-Saharan Africa, in semi-arid grassland. Filmed in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in southern Africa.

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Keywords: africa, african, animal, animals, arid, biological, biology, chelonian, desert, fauna, geochelone pardalis, herpetological, herpetology, kalahari gemsbok national park, kgalagadi transfrontier park, leopard tortoise, mountain tortoise, nature, one, reptile, reptilia, reptilian, semi-desert, shell, single, south africa, south african, testudinidae, tortoise, tropical, tropics, walk, walking, wildlife, zoological, zoology

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Leopard tortoise walking

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