Proterochersis Fraas 1913 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudinata

Synonym: Murrhardtia Karl and Tichy 2000

Full reference: E. Fraas. 1913. Proterochersis, eine pleurodire Schildkröte aus dem Keuper. Jahreshefte des Vereins für vaterländische Naturkunde in Württemberg 80:13-30

Parent taxon: Testudinata according to W. G. Joyce 2017

See also Anquetin 2012, Carroll 1988, Danilov and Parham 2008, de la Fuente and Iturralde-Vinent 2001, Gaffney et al. 2006, Joyce 2007, Joyce et al. 2004, Karl and Tichy 2000, Perea et al. 2014, Pérez-García and Murelaga 2013 and Szczygielski and Sulej 2016

Sister taxa: Amblypus, Amphichelydia, Ancyropus, Aplax oberndorferi, Australochelyidae, Australochelys, Chelichnus, Chelonipedidae, Chelycarapookus, Chelycarapookus arcuatus, Chelytherium, Chelytherium obscurum, Chengyuchelyidae, Chengyuchelys, Chinlechelys, Emys neumayri, Emys paranensis, Heckerochelyidae, Helcura, Kallokibotion, Mesochelydia, Mongolochelyidae, Odontochelyidae, Odontochelys, Palaeochersis, Platemys sehuensis, Platycheloides, Probaena sculpta, Proganochelys, Proterochersidae, Protochelys, Protochelys blakii, Siamochelys, Testudines, Testudinites, Testudo elata, Testudo stricklandi, Testudoolithidae, Trachydermochelys, Trachydermochelys phlyctaenus, Tretosternon punctatum, Trionyx mammillaris

Subtaxa: Proterochersis limendorsa Proterochersis porebensis Proterochersis robusta Proterochersis robustum

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Germany (3 collections), Poland (1)

Total: 4 collections including 5 occurrences

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