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Gopherus polyphemus Daudin 1802 (Florida gopher tortoise)

Reptilia - Testudines - Testudinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 105227

Alternative combinations: Gopherus (Gopherus) polyphemus, Testudo polyphemus

Belongs to Gopherus according to D. M. Bramble 1982

Sister taxa: Gopherus (Gopherus), Gopherus (Oligopherus), Gopherus agassizii, Gopherus auffenbergi, Gopherus berlandieri, Gopherus brevisternus, Gopherus depressus, Gopherus donlaloi, Gopherus edae, Gopherus flavomarginatus, Gopherus hexagonatus, Gopherus laticuneus, Gopherus mohavensis, Testudo milleri

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-herbivore