Order Testudines Batsch 1788 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines

Synonym: Chelonia Latreille 1800

Parent taxon: Testudinata according to D. Perea et al. 2014

See also Benton 1985, Danilov and Parham 2008, Frank and Ramus 1996, Garcia et al. 2016, Gauthier et al. 1989, Holman and Case 1988, Joyce 2007, Laurin and Reisz 1995, Li et al. 2008, Meyer and Zardoya 2003, Parham and Pyenson 2010, Pearson et al. 2002, Peng et al. 2001, Pérez-García and Murelaga 2013, Shoshani et al. 1989, Sterli 2008, Turvey et al. 2017 and Weems and George 2001

Sister taxa: Amblypus, Amphichelydia, Ancyropus, Aplax oberndorferi, Australochelyidae, Australochelys, Chelichnus, Chelonipedidae, Chelycarapookus, Chelycarapookus arcuatus, Chelytherium, Chelytherium obscurum, Chengyuchelyidae, Chengyuchelys, Chinlechelys, Emys neumayri, Emys paranensis, Heckerochelyidae, Helcura, Kallokibotion, Mesochelydia, Mongolochelyidae, Odontochelyidae, Odontochelys, Palaeochersis, Platemys sehuensis, Platycheloides, Probaena sculpta, Proganochelys, Proterochersidae, Proterochersis, Protochelys, Protochelys blakii, Siamochelys, Testudinites, Testudo elata, Testudo stricklandi, Testudoolithidae, Trachydermochelys, Trachydermochelys phlyctaenus, Tretosternon punctatum, Trionyx mammillaris

Subtaxa: Apertotemporalis Apholidemys Asturichelys Athecae Casichelydia Chelone obovata Chelone sopita Chelonipus Cryptodira Cryptrodiramorpha Dermochelyoidea Euclastochelys Euclastochelys interrupta Haichemydidae Larachelus Meiolania damelipi Pancryptodira Panpleurodira Paracryptodira Platychelone Platychelone emarginata Plesiochelydiae Pleurodira Podocnemis lata Proganochelydia Senonemys suemegensis Sokotochelys Tacuarembemys Temnoclemmys cordiformis Thalassochelydia Thecophora Trionychidae Trionyx fuchienensis Trionyx tshelkarensis

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