mean mug belongs to the Forest hinge-backed tortoise (Kinixys erosa)
from Africa.

Like their name suggests, they possess the unique ability
to close the rear part of the shell entirely, affording them top notch
protection from predators. This is a species that is in need of more
research to determine their conservation status– there is still so much
to learn about turtles and tortoises!

Turtle Conservancy

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