Russian Tortoise (aka Horsfield) Guide

The Russian or Horsfield’s Tortoise, scientific name Agrionemys horsfieldii or Testudo horsfieldii also commonly known as Central Asian Tortoise is popularly considered as a pet. The name Horsfield’s Tortoise came from the American naturalist Thomas Horsfield. Other names of

Is A Turtle a Reptile or Amphibian?

Topic: I’m doing research on turtles and need to know if they are reptiles or if they are amphibians. It makes sense for turtles to be reptiles because of their skin but they also live in water like amphibians.. so …