Information, biology, species and breeding
More than 200 pages dedicated to the genus Testudo, text must for those who already have the breed and who is taking this species as ancient and fascinating.
L 'author Marco Marsili:
Passionate about nature photography, his main subjects are the turtles which is knowledgeable expert. Raise terrestrial and aquatic turtles, and has a special interest for the species Claudius angustatus for which he created the website www.claudiusangustatus.com. E 'author of the book published by Trachemys Testudo Edizioni 2012 and co-author of the book Emydidaeper the same publishing house.
He writes articles for the magazine Testudo Magazine. His photographs are often supplied with the articles for an interesting look with which are played turtles. And 'member of the TSA (Turtle Survival Alliance) and collaborator of the publishing house Edizioni Testudo with which he created the first DVD in Italy on the Mediterranean Testudo. He devotes part of his time to the rehabilitation centers with which it collaborates actively for the prevention of alien species in our area. In synergy with the AssociazioneTarta Etruria organizes the event Chelonian Expo, a major trade fair of turtles held in Arezzo. And 'creator of the website www.tartaweb.it.
Written with the collaboration of Dr. Marco Salvadori, veterinary surgeon who specializes in diseases of small animals at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Pisa and a founding member of SIVAE (Italian Society Veterinary Exotic Animals).