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Reptilia - Testudines - Emydidae
It was synonymized subjectively with Testudo carolina by Parris and Daeschler (1995); it was recombined as Terrapene eurypygia by Cope (1899), Hay (1902), Hay (1908), Milstead (1956) and Vlachos (2018).
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If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.
|E. Vlachos 2018||Terrapene eurypygia can be diagnosed as a member of Pan-Emydidae based on the full list of characters mentioned above and of Terrapene based on the medial contact of costals VIII and the single suprapygal. Terrapene eurypygia differs from other Terrapene in the presence of a contact between the vertebral V and marginal X.|