Cardichelyon rogerwoodi Hutchison 2013 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines

Full reference: J. H. Hutchison. 2013. New turtles from the Paleogene of North America. Morphology and Evolution of Turtles 477-497

Belongs to Cardichelyon according to E. Vlachos 2018

See also Hutchison 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: YPM (PU) 14671, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Ries, which is in a Clarkforkian terrestrial horizon in Wyoming.

Ecology: aquatic omnivore


• Eocene of United States (18: Colorado, Wyoming collections)

• Paleocene of United States (8: Colorado, Wyoming)

Total: 26 collections each including a single occurrence

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