Desert Tortoise

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Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Family Testudinidae
Binomial Gopherus agassizii
Wikipedia Desert Tortoise
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The Denver Zoo, (in 2014), has one Desert Tortoise, Craig, in its Education Center. The endangered turtle was named for Craigs List, where s/he was illegally being sold. Its sex is unknown, something that can't be determined easily on desert tortoises.