Full reference: R. E. Weems and J. L. Knight. 2013. A New Species of Bairdemys (Pelomedusoides: Podocnemididae) from the Oligocene (Early Chattian) Chandler Bridge Formation of South Carolina, USA, and Its Paleobiogeographic Implications for the Genus. Morphology and Evolution of Turtles 289-303
Type specimen: SCSM SC 90.16, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Crowfield Lake, which is in a Chattian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal sandstone in the Chandler Bridge Formation of South Carolina.
Ecology: aquatic herbivore-carnivore
Distribution: found only at Crowfield Lake
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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