Trionyx henrici Owen and Bell 1849 (softshell turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Trionychidae

Synonyms: Aulacochelys circumsulcatus Owen and Bell 1849, Trionyx barbarae Owen and Bell 1849, Trionyx circumsulcatus Owen and Bell 1849, Trionyx incrassatus Owen and Bell 1849, Trionyx marginatus Owen and Bell 1849, Trionyx planus Owen and Bell 1849, Trionyx rivosus Owen and Bell 1849

Full reference: R. Owen and T. Bell. 1849. Part I: Chelonia. Monograph on the fossil Reptilia of the London Clay and of the Bracklesham and other Tertiary beds 1-76

Belongs to Trionyx according to G. L. Georgalis and W. G. Joyce 2017

See also Lydekker 1889 and Lydekker 1889

Sister taxa: Trionyx admirabilis, Trionyx aequa, Trionyx allani, Trionyx austerus, Trionyx baynshirensis, Trionyx beecheri, Trionyx boulengeri, Trionyx capellinii, Trionyx dissolutus, Trionyx ellipticus, Trionyx eloisae, Trionyx foveatus, Trionyx gangeticus, Trionyx gilbentuensis, Trionyx gobiensis, Trionyx gregarius, Trionyx ikoviensis, Trionyx impressus, Trionyx jixiensis, Trionyx johnsoni, Trionyx kansaiensis, Trionyx latus, Trionyx leucopotamicus, Trionyx linchuensis, Trionyx messelianus, Trionyx miensis, Trionyx minusculus, Trionyx miocaenus, Trionyx mira, Trionyx ninae, Trionyx onomatoplokos, Trionyx phayrei, Trionyx pliocenicus, Trionyx reesidei, Trionyx riabinini, Trionyx robustus, Trionyx shiluutulensis, Trionyx silvestris, Trionyx singularis, Trionyx triunguis, Trionyx uintaensis, Trionyx vegetus, Trionyx vindobonensis

Type specimens:

Ecology: aquatic piscivore-carnivore


• Eocene of Belgium (1 collection), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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