Solnhofia Gaffney 1975 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Eurysternidae

Full reference: E. S. Gaffney. 1975. Solnhofia parsonsi, a new cryptodiran turtle from the Late Jurassic of Europe. American Museum Novitates 2576:1-22

Parent taxon: Eurysternidae according to J. Anquetin et al. 2017

See also Anquetin et al. 2009, Carroll 1988, Danilov and Parham 2008, De Broin 1994, Gaffney 1975, Joyce 2000, Joyce 2007, Karl et al. 2012, Lapparent de Broin et al. 1996, Mateus et al. 2009, Perea et al. 2014, Pérez-García 2012, Pérez-García and Murelaga 2013, Pérez-García et al. 2008, Pérez-García and Ortega 2011 and Puntener et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Achelonia, Chelonides, Eurysternum, Hydropelta, Idiochelys, Palaeomedusa, Parachelys, Plesiochelys minima

Subtaxa: Solnhofia parsonsi

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of France (2 collections), Germany (7), Switzerland (1)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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