Scientific name: Chelonoidis carbonaria

Family name: Testudinidae

Classification: Reptilia

Group Name: Bale or Creep

IUCN status: Least concern

Lifespan: Around 50 years

Weight: up to 10kg

Body length: 25-46cm

Top speed: 5mph

Diet: Primarily herbivore but does have omnivorous tendencies: Plants, fruits, fungi, flowers, soil, sand, and animals that move slowly, such as worms, snails and insects they are able to catch.

Habitat: Rainforests, temperate forests, dry thorny forests, and savanna areas.

Range:  South America.