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Kinosternon (mud turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Kinosternoidea

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1824Kinosternon von Spix
1857Platythyra Agassiz
1875Cinosternum Cope p. 52
1928Cinosternum Nopcsa p. 167
1931Kinosternon Cahn p. 122
1985Kinosternon Holman
1988Kinosternon Carroll
1991Kinosternon Hutchison p. 155
1993Kinosternon de Broin and de la Fuente pp. 9-10
1996Kinosternon Frank and Ramus
2001Kinosternon Weems and George p. 572
2005Kinosternon Cisneros p. 241
2011Kinosternon Bourque p. 234
2014Kinosternon de la Fuente et al.
2014Kinosternon van Dijk et al.
2016Kinosternon Joyce and Bourque
2017Kinosternon Cadena et al.

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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
superfamilyTrionychoideaFitzinger 1826
familyKinosternoidea()
familyKinosternidae()
Kinosterninae(Baur 1893)
genusKinosternonvon Spix 1824

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