The Russian Tortoise (Testudo [Agrionemys] horsfieldii) is not from Russia?

Russian tortoises (Testudo [Agrionemys] horsfieldii) are one of the most readily available tortoise species. Unfortunately. most Russian tortoises are imported into the United States. Compared to the number of imported tortoises, captive propagation of this species is relatively low. It can be assumed that most adult or subadult Russian tortoises for sale are wild-caught (imported). It is common … Continue reading The Russian Tortoise (Testudo [Agrionemys] horsfieldii) is not from Russia?