Adocus agilis Cope 1868 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Adocidae

Alternative combination: Adocus ajilis

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1868. On some Cretaceous Reptilia. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 20:233-242

Belongs to Adocus according to O. P. Hay 1908

See also Cope 1870, Cope 1871 and Hay 1902

Sister taxa: Adocus aksary, Adocus amtgai, Adocus beatus, Adocus bossi, Adocus bostobensis, Adocus dzhurtasensis, Adocus firmus, Adocus foveatus, Adocus hesperius, Adocus inexpectatus, Adocus kazachstanica, Adocus kirtlandius, Adocus kizylkumensis, Adocus lineolatus, Adocus microglypha, Adocus onerosus, Adocus orientalis, Adocus planus, Adocus pravus, Adocus sengokuensis, Adocus striatula, Adocus syntheticus, Adocus wyomingensis, Alamosemys substricta, Homorophus insuetus

Type specimen: AMNH 1135, a partial shell (partial plastron). Its type locality is Barnsboro "greensand" (Hornerstown), which is in a Maastrichtian marginal marine horizon in the Hornerstown Formation of New Jersey.

Ecology: aquatic omnivore

Distribution: found only at Barnsboro "greensand" (Hornerstown)

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