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CITES protected chelonians in the markets  


Testudo horsfieldii - Horsfield's tortoise

Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, China, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

CITES II

140 RMB ($18 US) per Kg

Surprisingly, considering the massive export quotas in range countries, this species is comparatively rare in the markets.  



 

 

 

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