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Prehistoric Pencils 10

July 16, 2014
Colossochelys Atlas

Colossochelys Atlas

This PREHISTORIC BEAST is the Colossochelys Atlas, an extinct herbivorous giant cryptodira tortoise that would have resembled the Galapagos Giant Tortoise of today only more than double it’s size. This slow moving land reptile’s large shell would have made tough work for the formidable predators of the Pliocene.

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