On the status of Malacochersus tornieri (SIEBENROCK, 1903) in Zambia.
Salamandra 42 (2/3): 187-190. ISSN 0036-3375.
The pancake tortoise Malacochersus tornieri is recorded for the first time from north-eastern Zambia. A two weeks study was carried out during the rainy season 2003 in hilly areas with kopjes (rocky outcrops), which are typical habitats for the pancake tortoise. Sixty-eight (66+2) individuals were sighted, captured, marked by toe clipping and released. Only two individuals were captured twice.