Testudo graeca marokkensis can be found in Morocco, Northern Africa. Photo Map belongs to Lonely Planet.
Males weigh up to 500g.
Females weigh around 1,000g.
High in fiber, rich in calcium, and low in protein. Weeds, broadleaf greens, flowers, optunia cactus and optunia fruit. Organic store-bought greens and Mazuri on occasion. No fruit - too high in sugars.
This subspecies does not brumate but can slow down its activity for a brief time. It is best to bring indoors and continue providing proper lighting and heat.