Testudo margae Hooijer 1948 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pantestudinidae

Full reference: D. A. Hooijer. 1948. Pleistocene vertebrates from Celebes. II. Testudo margae sp. nov. Proceedings of the Koninklijke Nederlandsche Akademie van Wetenschappen, Amsterdam 51(9):1169-1182

Belongs to Testudo according to D. A. Hooijer 1948

Sister taxa: Testudo (Chersine), Testudo (Stylemys), Testudo amberiacensis, Testudo amiatae, Testudo antakyensis, Testudo antiqua, Testudo atlas, Testudo bosporica, Testudo brevitesta, Testudo brontops, Testudo carinata, Testudo cautleyi, Testudo cernovi, Testudo changshanensis, Testudo chienfutungensis, Testudo costarricensis, Testudo craverii, Testudo denizoti, Testudo despotti, Testudo emys, Testudo escheri, Testudo eurysternum, Testudo floweri, Testudo geometrica, Testudo globosa, Testudo graeca, Testudo hexagonata, Testudo hipparionum, Testudo honanensis, Testudo houzei, Testudo hypercostata, Testudo hypselonota, Testudo ibera, Testudo imbricata, Testudo indica, Testudo kalksburgensis, Testudo kenitrensis, Testudo kleinmanni, Testudo larteti, Testudo lunanensis, Testudo lutaria, Testudo marginata, Testudo marmorum, Testudo nanus, Testudo oughlamensis, Testudo pecorinii, Testudo phosphoritarum, Testudo promarginata, Testudo punjabiensis, Testudo pusilla, Testudo scabra, Testudo semenensis, Testudo shansiensis, Testudo sharanensis, Testudo shensiensis, Testudo shilouensis, Testudo sloanei, Testudo sphaerica, Testudo tarakliensis, Testudo terrestris, Testudo tunhuanensis, Testudo ulanensis, Testudo weissingeri, Testudo yunnanensis

Type specimen: unknown (number not provided), a limb element (right scapula). Its type locality is Beru, which is in a Pleistocene terrestrial horizon in Indonesia.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Indonesia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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