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Reptilia - Testudines - Plesiochelyidae
It was synonymized subjectively with Plesiochelys etalloni by Gaffney (1975).
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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.
|J. Anquetin et al. 2017||Craspedochelys picteti differs from all other Craspedochelys by having a carapace with a heraldic shield shape, a greater size (up to 550 mm), a reduced or absent contact between costal VIII and peripheral XI, and a smaller and narrower pygal bone. Craspedochelys picteti further differs from Craspedochelys jaccardi by having a lower length/width ratio of the costal bones (around 4.3, as opposed to 4.8 or more for costal IV), and slightly longer than wide hyoplastra.|