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Chelonoidis nigra

Known as: Geochelone nigra, Charles Island giant tortoise, Chelonoidis elephantopus 
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Gaze following refers to the ability of an animal to orient its gaze direction to that of another organism. Such a behavior may… Expand
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2010
2010
Background Although not unusual to find captive relicts of species lost in the wild, rarely are presumed extinct species… Expand
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2007
2007
A single tortoise (Geochelone carbonaria) was trained in an eight-arm radial maze, with the apparatus and general procedures… Expand
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2005
2005
SUMMARY Animals must perform mechanical work during walking, but most conserve substantial mechanical energy via an inverted… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
  • C. Jørgensen
  • Biological reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical…
  • 1998
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The Parisian comparative anatomist Claude Perrault, dissecting an Indian giant tortoise in 1676, was the first to observe that… Expand
1996
1996
Abstract The growth of axenic reptilian isolates of Blastocystis in Iscove’s modified Dulbecco’s medium (IMDM) was studied and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
This study examined implicit memory for words presented during sleep. Ten experimental subjects were presented with word pairs… Expand
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Review
1986
Review
1986
Steadman, David W. Holocene Vertebrate Fossils from Isla Floreana, Galapagos. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, number 413… Expand
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1980
1980
A case of cutaneous and renal geotrichosis in a giant tortoise, Geochelone elephantopus, at the Zoological Park of Barcelona is… Expand