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Dermochelyoidea

Reptilia - Testudines

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Pygmaeochelys michelobana Laube
1988Dermochelyoidea Weems p. 141 figs. Table 2

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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
superfamilyDermochelyoidea
superfamilyDermochelyoidea

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialuc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Created: 2017-04-17 15:15:35
Modified: 2017-04-17 15:15:35
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Kiessling 2004, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Turonian to the top of the Late/Upper Maastrichtian or 93.50000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Turonian93.5 - 89.3Czech Republic Dermochelyoidea indet. (180999 181000) Pygmaeochelys michelobana (181007)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Australia (Western Australia) Dermochelyoidea indet. (106495)