Alternative combinations: Kuhnemys kyrgyzensis, Trionyx kyrgyzensis
Full reference: L. A. Nessov. 1995. On some Mesozoic turtles of the Fergana Depression (Kyrgyzstan) and Dzhungar Alatau Ridge (Kazakhstan). Russian Journal of Herpetology 2(2):134-141
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: CCMGE 186/12458, a partial skeleton (isolated left xiphiplastron, associated shell fragments, a partial skull and a lower jaw). Its type locality is Kylodzhun I, which is in an Albian fluvial-lacustrine claystone in the Alamyshik Formation of Kyrgyzstan.
Ecology: aquatic omnivore
Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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