Aspideretoides beecheri Hay 1904 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pantrionychidae

Full reference: O. P. Hay. 1904. On some fossil turtles belonging to the Marsh Collection in Yale University Museum. American Journal of Science, Fourth Series 18(106):261-276

Belongs to Aspideretoides according to P. A. Holroyd et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Aspideretoides allani, Aspideretoides foveatus, Aspideretoides robertemryi, Aspideretoides superstes

Type specimen: YPM VP 000295, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Converse County (?now Niobrara County), Eubaena cephalica holotype locality, which is in a Maastrichtian terrestrial horizon in the Lance Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology: aquatic omnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Aspideretoides beecheri in the database

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