Idiochelys 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 Cope 1884, Karl et al. 2012, Lapparent de Broin et al. 1996, Lortet 1892, Lydekker 1889 and Quenstedt 1882

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

Subtaxa: Idiochelys fitzingeri Idiochelys wagnerorum

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of France (1 collection), Germany (2)

Total: 3 collections including 6 occurrences

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