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How much do giant tortoises weigh?

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March 07, 2011 10:51PM

Introduction

Giant tortoises are reptiles that live in tropical countries. These tortoises are believed to be one of the few ancient reptiles that lived till modern days. Analysis from fossils indicates that they might be 250 million years old.

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They weigh up to 500 lbs. or more. They can grow to 1.3 metres long, also equivalant to 4 ft long.