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Morafka’s desert tortoise

Gopherus morafkai

Description:

Sonoran Desert Tortoise?

Notes:

My first ever Desert Tortoise spotting!!!! It has rained the not before and it was drinking from a ram aiming puddle. Just amazing. Honored for the encounter.

2 Comments

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 8 years ago

That's news to me. Thanks for the taxonomic update, Lisa!

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 8 years ago

Excellent spotting!

landonq
Spotted by
landonq

Arizona, USA

Spotted on Jan 16, 2012
Submitted on Sep 7, 2012

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