What is another word for gopher tortoise?

5 synonyms found


[ ɡˈə͡ʊfə tˈɔːtəs], [ ɡˈə‍ʊfə tˈɔːtəs], [ ɡ_ˈəʊ_f_ə t_ˈɔː_t_ə_s]

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How to use "Gopher tortoise" in context?

The gopher tortoise is a distinct looking turtle that is found primarily in California and Texas. They have a flat head and a short neck. They are mostly a light brown with darker brown blotches on their shells. They have a long, slender body with a square tail. They can grow up to 6 feet long and weigh up to 80 pounds. The gopher tortoise does well in areas that have a lot of vegetation, as they are great burrowers. They are herbivorous and will eat anything from roots to grasses.

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