Stigmochelys pardalis Leopard Tortoise
This species has bounced around in various genera, including Geochelone, Centrochelys, and Psammobates.
Lake Nakuru National Park, KenyaJuly 16, 2000
Leopard Tortoise (Stigmochelys pardalis)
This attractive tortoise was drinking from a puddle in a dirt road that we were driving down. It had one look at us and waddled off into the brush. We also saw one of its namesake feline friends in a tree nearby.
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