Carbonemys Cadena et al. 2012 (sideneck turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Podocnemidae

Full reference: E. A. Cadena, D. T. Ksepka, C. A. Jaramillo and J. I. Bloch. 2012. New pelomedusoid turtles from the late Palaeocene Cerrejon Formation of Colombia and their implications for phylogeny and body size evolution. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 10(2):313-331

Parent taxon: Podocnemididae according to M. S. de la Fuente et al. 2014

See also Cadena et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Albertwoodemys, Bauruemydinae, Bauruemys, Brontochelys, Cambaremys, Caninemys, Cerrejonemys, Cordichelys, Dacquemys, Erymnochelyinae, Erymnochelys, Kenyemys, Lapparentemys, Latentemys, Lemurchelys, Mogharemys, Neochelys, Papoulemys, Peiropemys, Peltocephalus, Podocnemidinae, Podocnemis, Shweboemys, Stereogenyina, Stereogenyini, Stereogenys, Stupendemys, Turkanemys

Subtaxa: Carbonemys cofrinii

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Ecology: aquatic herbivore-carnivore

Distribution: found only at La Puente Pit (Paleocene to Paleocene of Colombia)

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