Mature Rated Photo of Mating Galapagos Giant Tortoises

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This wider view of the two tortoises brings meaning to the size difference between the two genders. It also provides an opportunity to talk a little about the species. This particular sub-species is known for its saddleback-shaped shell. The shell shape allows the tortoise to forage above ground on low-hanging branches. The food sources include grasses and leaves, and also some fruits. The shell shape certainly enhances the ability to reach low-hanging fruit.

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