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Gopher Tortoise

Gopherus polyphemus


They dig out burrows to use as shelter and are also used for other species. Their burrows can support up to around 300 species for protection as well.


Picture was taken at St. Anastasia State Park.

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Rosa Maria
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Rosa Maria

St. Augustine, Florida, USA

Spotted on Mar 8, 2012
Submitted on Mar 21, 2014

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