†family Adocidae Cope 1869 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Adocidae

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1869. On the Adocidæ. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 11(81):547-553

Parent taxon: Trionychoidea according to H. Tong et al. 2019

See also Cope 1870, Cope 1871, Cope 1875, Danilov et al. 2013, Holroyd and Hutchison 2002, Hutchison and Holroyd 2003, Hutchison et al. 2013, Peng et al. 2001, Syromyatnikova and Danilov 2009 and Syromyatnikova and Danilov 2013

Sister taxa: Basilochelys, Kinosternoidea, Peltochelyidae, Planetochelyidae, Sinaspideretes

Subtaxa: Adocinae Adocoides Adocoides Adocus askari Ferganemys Isanemys Shachemydinae Shachemys Sineusemys

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Ecology: aquatic omnivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of China (1 collection), Kazakhstan (1)

• Eocene of China (2), Kazakhstan (5), Mongolia (2), United States (23: Colorado, Wyoming)

• Paleocene of Kazakhstan (1), United States (11: Colorado, Maryland, Montana, New Mexico, South Carolina, Wyoming)

• Cretaceous to Paleogene of United States (2: Colorado, New Jersey)

• Cretaceous of Canada (14: Alberta, Saskatchewan), Japan (6), Kazakhstan (14), Kyrgyzstan (3), Laos (1), Mexico (3), Mongolia (13), Tajikistan (6), Thailand (6), Turkmenistan (1), United States (168: Arizona, Colorado, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming), Uzbekistan (32)

Total: 315 collections including 348 occurrences

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