1 January — 31 March 2020
SpeciesIncomingPlacedDied
 ;TotalMFU
Desert Tortoise, Gopherus agassizii 253154 34178
African Spurred Tortoise, Centrochelys sulcata 6
Russian Tortoise, Testudo horsfieldii16515
Red Foot Tortoise, Chelonoidis carbonaria11
Greek Tortoise, Testudo graeca22
Leopard Tortoise, Stigmochelys pardalis 8 1 4 2 2
US Box Turtle (3-toed), Terrapene carolina triunguis 11115
US Box Turtle (Gulf Coast or Ornate), T. c. major or T. ornata11
Red-eared Slider, Trachemys scripta elegans551
Total 303 22 9 25 309
1 April — 30 June 2020
SpeciesIncomingPlacedDied
 TotalMFU
Desert Tortoise, Gopherus agassizii 328 36 20 55 126 13
Texas Tortoise, Gopherus berlandieri 1 1 1
African Spurred Tortoise, Centrochelys sulcata 12 2 2 5 1
Russian Tortoise, Testudo horsfieldii 18 4 3 4 11
Yellow Foot Tortoise, Chelonoidis denticulata 1 1 1
Greek Tortoise, Testudo graeca 2
Leopard Tortoise, Stigmochelys pardalis 6 1 1
US Box Turtle (3-toed), Terrapene carolina triunguis 12 2 1 4
US Box Turtle (gulf coast, ornate), Terrapene carolina 1 1 1
Red-eared Slider, Trachemys scripta elegans 16 3 6 2 13 1
Yellow Slider, Trachemys species 1 1
Mud Turtle, Kinosternon species 1 1
Total 399 48 33 58 163 15
1 July — 30 September 2020 (
SpeciesIncomingPlacedDied
 TotalMFU  
Desert Tortoise, Gopherus agassizii 220 46 22 24 85 6
Texas Tortoise, Gopherus berlandieri 1 1 1
African Spurred Tortoise, Centrochelys sulcata 4 2 1
Russian Tortoise, Testudo horsfieldii 11 4 4 4 8
Red Foot Tortoise, Chelonoidis carbonaria 1 1 1
Greek Tortoise, Testudo graeca 2
Leopard Tortoise, Stigmochelys pardalis 1 1 1
US Box Turtle (3-toed), Terrapene carolina triunguis 14 5 5 8
US Box Turtle (Gulf Coast, Ornate) 1 1 1
Red-eared Slider, Trachemys scripta elegans 9 2 4 5
Painted Turtle, Chrysemys picta 1 1
Total 265 61 35 27 112 6
1 October — 31 December 2020
SpeciesIncomingPlacedDied
 TotalMFU  
Desert Tortoise, Gopherus agassizii 190 15 8 8 28 3
Texas Tortoise, Gopherus berlandieri 1 1    
African Spurred Tortoise, Centrochelys sulcata 7 4   3 
Russian Tortoise, Testudo horsfieldii 11 5 2  4 
Greek Tortoise, Testudo graeca  2     
US Box Turtle (3-toed), Terrapene carolina triunguis 5     
US Box Turtle( Eastern), Terrapene carolina 1 1 1
Red-eared Slider, Trachemys scripta elegans 4
Total 222 26 10 8 36 3
2020 Year-end Summary
MFUPlacedDied
TOTAL 157 87 118 341 33

Explanations:

Abbreviations: M.F.U = Male.Female.Unknown; CDFG = California Department of Fish and Wildlife.

The total number of incoming animals may be less than the total placed/died/holding because the latter may include animals held from the previous quarter.

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