Hermans Tortoise

Family: Testudo hermanni
Origin: Mediterranean
Size: ranging up to 2cm-28cm, depending on age and husbandry
Diet: Herbivore
Water: a shallow dish should be made available at all times for bathing.
Terrarium: use of a tortoise table is preferred
Substrate: provide a good mixture to allow choice
Decoration: rocks, with a range of surfaces
Lighting: UV lighting must be provided for good bone growth
Compatibility: can be kept together when smaller, but males will become more dominant
Sexing: able to be done at an older age.

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