Dermatemys Gray 1847 (Mesoamerican river turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Kinosternoidea

Parent taxon: Dermatemydidae according to G. E. Knauss et al. 2011

See also Carroll 1988, Cope 1884 and Frank and Ramus 1996

Sister taxa: Kallistira, Lindholmemydinae, Peshanemys, Tretosternon

Subtaxa: Dermatemys mawii

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Ecology: aquatic herbivore

Distribution: found only at Toledo Bend (Miocene of Texas)

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