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Durocryptodira

Reptilia - Testudines

Taxonomy
Durocryptodira was named by Danilov and Parham (2008). It is extant. It was considered monophyletic by Danilov and Parham (2008).

It was assigned to Cryptodira by Danilov and Parham (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2008Durocryptodira Danilov and Parham

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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
Durocryptodira
Durocryptodira

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: freshwatersubo
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: aquaticsubo
Diet: omnivoresubo
Reproduction: oviparoussubo
Created: 2005-08-26 14:49:00
Modified: 2005-08-26 16:49:00
Source: subo = suborder, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Uetz 2005, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Santonian to the top of the Miocene or 85.80000 to 5.33300 Ma

Collections (32 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Cretaceous100.5 - 66.0USA (Kansas) Toxochelys brachyrhinus (203738)
Coniacian - Santonian89.8 - 83.6USA (Kansas) Ctenochelys procax (82002) Cynocercus incisus (85294) Toxochelys latiremis (81970)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) Toxochelys moorevillensis (81927 81971)
Santonian - Maastrichtian86.3 - 66.0USA (Alabama) Toxochelys moorevillensis (81972)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Kansas) Toxochelys elkader (203741) Toxochelys latiremis (25071)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Toxochelys moorevillensis (81930 81931 81932 81933 81934 81935)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (South Dakota) Porthochelys browni (203739)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Canada (Manitoba) Toxochelys browni (36746)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (Alabama) Toxochelys moorevillensis (82635)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Toxochelys latiremis (191172)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Manitoba) Toxochelys latiremis (23307 23321 23323 23337)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Delaware) Toxochelys sp. (46566)
Early/Lower Campanian - Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Dakota) Toxochelys browni (107676)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Tennessee) Toxochelys weeksi (7515)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Carolina) Toxochelys sp. (79363)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Arkansas) Phyllemys barberi (81996)
Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Carolina) Toxochelys sp. (180790)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Angola (Namibe) Toxochelys sp. (106705)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333USA (Nebraska) Toxochelys latiremis (18282) Toxochelys serrifer (196802)