Berruchelus russelli Pérez-García 2012 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Compsemydidae

Full reference: A. Pérez-García. 2012. Berruchelus russelli, gen. et sp. nov., a paracryptodiran turtle from the Cenozoic of Europe. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32(3):545-556

Belongs to Berruchelus according to A. Pérez-García 2012

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MNHN.F.BR 9110, a partial shell (Nuchal plate). Its type locality is Mont Berru, which is in a Thanetian fluvial conglomerate in the Cernay Formation of France.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Paleocene of France (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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