Niolamia Ameghino 1899 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudinata - Meiolaniidae

Synonym: Crossochelys Simpson 1937

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1899. Supplemento (Adiciones y Correcciones). Sinopsis Geologico-Paleontologica 1-13

Parent taxon: Meiolaniidae according to J. Sterli 2015

See also Anquetin 2012, Carroll 1988, de la Fuente et al. 2014, Gaffney 1996, Pérez-García and Murelaga 2013, Sterli and de la Fuente 2011, Sterli and de la Fuente 2013 and Sterli et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Gaffneylania, Meiolania, Ninjemys, Warkalania

Subtaxa: Niolamia argentina

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Eocene of Argentina (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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