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Chelydroidea

Reptilia - Testudines

Taxonomy
Chelydroidea was named by Baur (1893). It is extant. Its type is Chelydra.

It was reranked as the unranked clade Chelydroidea by Knauss et al. (2011).

It was assigned to Cryptodira by Baur (1893); and to Cryptodira by Knauss et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1893Chelydroidea Baur p. 673
2011Chelydroidea Knauss et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
RankNameAuthor
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
orderTestudinesBatsch 1788
suborderCryptodira
Chelydroidea()
Chelydroidea()

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