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Siamochelys peninsularis

Reptilia -

Taxonomy
Siamochelys peninsularis was named by Tong et al. (2002). Its type specimen is TF 7635, a partial skeleton (An almost complete shell containing the carapace and plastron in connection, pelvis and limb bones, all preserved together), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Mab Ching, which is in a Jurassic lacustrine - large claystone/limestone in Thailand.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Siamochelys peninsularis Tong et al. p. 688 figs. 2-4
2013Siamochelys peninsularis Pérez-García and Murelaga
2014Siamochelys peninsularis Perea et al.

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

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
H. Tong et al. 2002Same as for the genus [Siamochelys]