Hutchemys Joyce et al. 2009 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pantrionychidae

Synonyms: Derrisemys Hutchison 2009, Plastomenoides Hutchison 2009

Full reference: W. G. Joyce, A. Revan, T. R. Lyson and I. G. Danilov. 2009. Two new plastomenine softshell turtles from the Paleocene of Montana and Wyoming. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 50(2):307-325

Parent taxon: Plastomenidae according to N. S. Vitek and W. G. Joyce 2015

See also Hutchison 2009, Hutchison et al. 2013 and Joyce et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Aspideretoides, Atoposemys, Helopanoplia, Plastomenus

Subtaxa: Aspideretes nassau Hutchemys acupictus Hutchemys arctochelys Hutchemys rememdium Hutchemys sterea Hutchemys tetanetron

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Type: Hutchemys rememdium

Ecology: aquatic omnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (25: Montana, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming collections)

• Cretaceous of United States (7: Montana, Wyoming)

Total: 32 collections including 33 occurrences

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