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Phrynops paranaensis

Reptilia - Testudines

Discussion

The exact locality of this specimen is later confirmed by Cione et al. (2000).

Taxonomy
Parahydraspis paranaensis was named by Wieland (1923). Its type specimen is YPM VP 001565, a partial shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Colonia La Celina - conglomerado osifero, which is in a Huayquerian fluvial conglomerate/mudstone in the Ituzaingo Formation of Argentina. It is the type species of Parahydraspis.

It was recombined as Phrynops paranaensis by Maniel and de la Fuente (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Parahydraspis paranaensis Wieland
2016Phrynops paranaensis Maniel and de la Fuente

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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
suborderPleurodira
Panchelidae
Chelidae(Gray 1825)
genusPhrynopsWagler 1830
speciesparanaensis()

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