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Emys marmorata (western pond turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Emydidae

Taxonomy
Emys marmorata was named by Baird and Girard (1852). It is extant.

It was recombined as Actinemys marmorata by Agassiz (1857) and Holman and Fritz (2001); it was recombined as Clemmys marmorata by McDowell (1964) and Bickham (1975).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Emys marmorata Baird and Girard
1857Actinemys marmorata Agassiz
1959Clemmys owyheensis Brattstrom and Sturn
1964Clemmys marmorata McDowell
1975Clemmys marmorata Bickham p. 200
2001Actinemys marmorata Holman and Fritz p. 323
2001Actinemys owyheensis Holman and Fritz p. 324
2018Emys marmorata 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
genusEmysDumeril 1806
speciesmarmorataBaird and Girard 1852

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