Mauremys caspica Gmelin 1774 (Caspian turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pangeoemydidae

Alternative combinations: Clemmys caspica, Emys caspica, Testudo caspica

Belongs to Mauremys according to J. W. Bickham 1975

See also van Dijk et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Mauremys annamensis, Mauremys aristotelica, Mauremys fenhoense, Mauremys gaudryi, Mauremys guntiana, Mauremys japonica, Mauremys leprosa, Mauremys massiliensis, Mauremys mutica, Mauremys nigricans, Mauremys portisi, Mauremys pygolopha, Mauremys reevesii, Mauremys rivulata, Mauremys sarmatica, Mauremys sinensis, Mauremys sophiae, Mauremys thanhinensis, Mauremys yabei

Ecology: aquatic omnivore

Distribution:

• MN 13 of Turkey (1 collection)

• Miocene of Turkey (6)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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