†family Podocnemididae Cope 1868

Reptilia - Testudines - Podocnemidae

Alternative spellings: Podocnemoidae, Podocnemoidae

Parent taxon: Podocnemidoidea according to A. Pérez-García and S. Chapman 2017

See also de la Fuente 2003

Sister taxa: Bothremydidae, Nostimochelone, Podocnemidae, Podocnemidinura, Podocnemoidae

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

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Distribution:

• Quaternary of Venezuela (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Colombia (1)

• Miocene of Colombia (8), United States (5: Florida), Venezuela (1)

• Arikareean of United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene of Oman (1)

• Eocene of Algeria (1), France (1), Myanmar (3), Panama (1)

• Cretaceous of Brazil (1), Morocco (2), Sudan (1)

Total: 28 collections each including a single occurrence

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