Eurysternum Meyer 1839 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Eurysternidae

Full reference: H. v. Meyer. 1839. Zu meiner nun vor fast zehn Jahren gemachten und unausgesetzt verfolgten Entdeckung... [On my constantly pursued discovery, now made almost ten years ago...]. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Geologie und Petrfaktenkunde 1839:76-79

Parent taxon: Eurysternidae according to J. Anquetin et al. 2017

See also Anquetin and Joyce 2014, Anquetin et al. 2014, Bräm 1965, Carroll 1988, de Broin and de la Fuente 1993, Fernandez and de la Fuente 1988, Joyce 2003, Karl et al. 2012, Lapparent de Broin et al. 1996 and Lortet 1892

Sister taxa: Achelonia, Chelonides, Hydropelta, Idiochelys, Palaeomedusa, Parachelys, Plesiochelys minima, Solnhofia

Subtaxa: Eurysternum neuquinum Eurysternum wagleri

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Argentina (2 collections), France (2), Germany (8)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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