Both turtles and tortoises have a round head and a hard, oval shell. The majority of turtles have webbed feet for swimming while tortoises have round and stocky feet for walking on land. These aquatic species are found in oceans, swamps, freshwater lakes, ponds, and streams. Terrestrial species are found in deserts, forests, and grasslands.
Radiated tortoise, Egyptian tortoise, northern spider tortoise, Burmese star tortoise, desert tortoise, Australian snake-necked turtle
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