Gopher Tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) - HM 38917
Observed:
2014-11-09
Last Modified:
2014-11-22 19:59:26
Country:
United States of America
State:
Florida
County:
Clay
Age:
Adult
Deceased:
Notes:
Hiked up on an empty shell. Fairly recently deceased, but all meat had been cleaned out and only a couple bones were at the scene. No evidence that this was done by canids (no chew marks on shell). Perhaps vultures cleaned it out?
Vouchers