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The Harry Potter Canon

A tortoise is a reptile similar to a turtle.

Dudley once threw his tortoise through the greenhouse roof (PS3).

The gigantic tortoise with jewel-encrusted shell that Harry, Ron, and Hermione saw in the Magical Menagerie was probably a Fire Crab (PA4).

During their exams at the end of their third year Harry and his classmates were each asked to transfigure a teapot into a tortoise. A number of students' tortoises still had teapot-like traits, and Hermione worried that hers bore more resemblance to a turtle than a tortoise (PA16).