Ptychogaster Pomel 1847 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pangeoemydidae

Parent taxon: Geoemydidae according to J. Claude et al. 2012

See also Carroll 1988, Cope 1884, Hervet 2004, Hutchison 1992, Lydekker 1889 and Murelaga et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Batagur, Bridgeremys, Clemmydopsis, Cuora, Cyclemys, Echmatemys, Geiselemys, Geoclemys, Geoemyda, Geoemydinae, Guangdongemys, Isometremys, Mauremys, Orlitia, Palaeochelys, Rhinoclemmydinae, Rhinoclemmys, Sacalia, Siebenrockiella

Subtaxa: Ptychogaster (Temnoclemmys) Ptychogaster bardenensis Ptychogaster batalleri Ptychogaster cayluxensis Ptychogaster emydoides Ptychogaster kinkelini Ptychogaster pomeli Ptychogaster ronheimensis Ptychogaster sansaniensis

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Ecology: aquatic omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene to Pliocene of France (1 collection)

• Miocene of Austria (1), France (17), Germany (7), Poland (1), Spain (19), Switzerland (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of France (1)

• Oligocene of Belgium (1), France (12), Germany (2), Switzerland (1)

• Eocene to Oligocene of France (1)

• Eocene of France (1), Macedonia (1)

Total: 67 collections including 70 occurrences

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