Ocadia perplexa Gilmore 1931 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Panemydidae

Full reference: C. W. Gilmore. 1931. Fossil turtles of Mongolia. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 59:213-257

Belongs to Ocadia according to H. K. Yeh 1963

See also Gilmore 1931

Sister taxa: Ocadia nicoleti, Ocadia nipponica, Ocadia turgaica

Type specimen: AMNH 6699, a set of postcrania (posterior half of carapace and plastron). Its type locality is Tairum Nor (AMNH and SSPE), which is in a Miocene terrestrial sandstone/mudstone in the Tunggur Formation of China.

Ecology: amphibious omnivore

Distribution: found only at Tairum Nor (AMNH and SSPE)

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