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Terrapene (box turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Emydidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1820Terrapene Merrem
1835Cistudo Dumeril and Bibron
1870Cistudo Cope p. 126
1875Cistudo Cope p. 53
1877Cistudo marnochii Cope p. 229
1889Toxaspis Cope
1902Terrapene Hay
1902Terrapene marnochii Hay
1908Terrapene marnochi Hay
1921Terrapene bulverda Hay p. 133 figs. Fig. 4; Plate 10, fig. 1.
1924Terrapene impressa Hay
1956Terrapene marnochi Milstead p. 167
1964Terrapene hibernaculum Kuhn
1975Terrapene Bickham p. 203
1985Terrapene Holman
1988Terrapene Carroll
1995Terrapene Parris and Daeschler p. 564
1996Terrapene Frank and Ramus
2002Terrapene Holman p. 440
2018Terrapene Vlachos

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
RankNameAuthor
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
orderTestudinesBatsch 1788
suborderCryptodira
Pantestudinoidea
superfamilyTestudinoidea
Panemydidae
familyEmydidaeRafinesque 1815
genusTerrapeneMerrem 1820

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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available