Sternotherus odoratus Latreille 1801 (Common musk turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Kinosternoidea

Belongs to Sternotherus according to Latreille 1802

See also van Dijk et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Sternotherus bonevalleyensis, Sternotherus carinatus, Sternotherus depressus, Sternotherus minor, Sternotherus palaeodorus

Ecology: aquatic durophage-piscivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: Kansas collections)

• Miocene of United States (1: Nebraska)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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