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Allopleuroninae

Reptilia - Testudines - Cheloniidae

Taxonomy
Allopleuroninae is a subfamily. It was considered monophyletic by Karl et al. (2012).

It was assigned to Dermochelyidae by Weems (1988); and to Cheloniidae by Karl (2007) and Karl et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Allopleuroninae Weems p. 141 figs. Table 2
2007Allopleuroninae Karl p. 45
2012Allopleuroninae Karl et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
orderTestudinesBatsch 1788
PancryptodiraJoyce et al. 2004
superfamilyChelonioidea
familyCheloniidaeBonaparte 1832
subfamilyAllopleuroninae
subfamilyAllopleuroninae

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