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Old 08-01-2018, 08:03 PM   #11
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I agree, it does look like an Algerian graeca graeca, female. I believe the term whitie is no longer recognised.
People over a certain age still call them whitie suze
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Old 08-01-2018, 09:03 PM   #12
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People over a certain age still call them whitie suze
I'm over a certain age
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Old 08-01-2018, 10:17 PM   #13
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I'm over a certain age
Sad part is I remember when Andy Highfield first identified them as whitei in the 1980's!
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Old 09-01-2018, 08:59 AM   #14
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Sad part is I remember when Andy Highfield first identified them as whitei in the 1980's!
Some just like to change things for changes sake:0)
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Old 09-01-2018, 10:43 AM   #15
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that made me laugh!

I still have the original tortoise trust magazine about them back when they weren't glossy, just black and white(I) text, and before the web site allegedly sends them out. I was way before a certain age back then.
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Old 10-01-2018, 08:02 AM   #16
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that made me laugh!

I still have the original tortoise trust magazine about them back when they weren't glossy, just black and white(I) text, and before the web site allegedly sends them out. I was way before a certain age back then.
They're probably collectors items by now
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Beautiful old girl!
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Beautiful old girl!
Which one of use are you referring to Lynn? xx
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Which one of use are you referring to Lynn? xx
I can always rely on on this place lifting my spirits and making me laugh, thank you Mary, cos I've not had the best week, I needed that.
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I can always rely on on this place lifting my spirits and making me laugh, thank you Mary, cos I've not had the best week, I needed that.
Sorry to hear that Suze hope that things improve. x
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