Kinosternon von Spix 1824 (mud turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Kinosternoidea

Synonym: Platythyra Agassiz 1857

Parent taxon: Kinosterninae according to W. G. Joyce and J. R. Bourque 2016

See also Bourque 2011, Cadena et al. 2017, Cahn 1931, Carroll 1988, Cisneros 2005, Cope 1875, de Broin and de la Fuente 1993, de la Fuente et al. 2014, Frank and Ramus 1996, Holman 1985, Hutchison 1991, Nopcsa 1928, van Dijk et al. 2014 and Weems and George 2001

Sister taxon: Sternotherus

Subtaxa: Kinosternon abaxillare Kinosternon acutum Kinosternon alamosae Kinosternon angustipons Kinosternon arizonense Kinosternon baurii Kinosternon chimalhuaca Kinosternon creaseri Kinosternon dunni Kinosternon durangoense Kinosternon flavescens Kinosternon herrerai Kinosternon hirtipes Kinosternon integrum Kinosternon leucostomum Kinosternon notolophus Kinosternon oaxacae Kinosternon pannekollops Kinosternon pojoaque Kinosternon rincon Kinosternon scorpioides Kinosternon skullridgescens Kinosternon sonoriense Kinosternon subrubrum Kinosternon wakeeniense

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Ecology: aquatic durophage-piscivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Colombia (1 collection), Ecuador (1), El Salvador (1), Mexico (2), United States (10: Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas)

• Blancan of Mexico (3), United States (7: Arizona, Florida, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico)

• Hemphillian of United States (2: Florida, Nebraska)

• Miocene of United States (9: Delaware, Florida, Kansas, New Mexico, Texas)

Total: 36 collections including 37 occurrences

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