Genus name from Yu, Chinese abbreviated name of Henan Province
Full reference: H. Tong, L. Xu, E. Buffetaut, X. Zhang, and S. Jia. 2012. A new nanhsiungchelyid turtle from the Late Cretaceous of Neixiang, Henan Province, China. Annales de Paléontologie 98(4):303-314
Subtaxa: Yuchelys nanyangensis
Type: Yuchelys nanyangensis
Ecology: aquatic omnivore
Distribution: found only at Xiaguan commune (Cretaceous of China)
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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