Northern Zombensis Hinge-back Tortoise
These Are Field Collected And Approximately 5 – 8 Inches In Shell Length. Excellent Small Species That Is Very Rare In The Hobby.
WE HAVE AMAZING ZOMBENSIS HINGEBACK (Northern Zombensis Hinge-back Tortoise) TORTOISES FOR SALE.
Northern Zombensis hinge-back tortoise ( for sale ) is a medium-sized light brown tortoise. They can grow up to 22 cm. On the back of its shell, the tortoise has a 90 degree hinge which, when closed, can protect its rear legs and tail from predators. This broad band of flexible connective tissue is located between the 4th and 5th costal and the 7th and 8th peripherals in adults.
The Northern Zombensis Hinge-back Tortoise scutes on its slightly domed and elongated shell typically have a radiating pattern of dark patches, though these can fade. Adult males have a concave belly. Most Bell’s hinge-backs have five claws on each forefoot.
Here are some highlights
- Kinixys zombensis
- Field Collected
- Males And Pairs Available
- Approximately 5 – 8 Inches In Shell Length
- Excellent Small Species That Is Very Rare In The Hobby
- Voracious Foragers Feeding On Dark Leafy Greens And Mixed Vegetables Daily
- Originating From Kenya In A Wide Range Of Rocky And Tropical Habitats
- This Is A Smaller Species Of Tortoise That Generally Grows Up To 6 – 8 Inches In Shell Length
- With Proper Care And Setup These Can Live 20 – 30+ Years In Captivity
- This Species Of Tortoise Has A Separated Section Of Its Carapace That Allows It To Close Its Back End