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Reptilia - Testudines - Trionychidae
It was recombined as Pelodiscus gracilia by Georgalis and Joyce (2017).
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.
|G. L. Georgalis and W. G. Joyce 2017||Pelodiscus gracilia can be diagnosed as a member of Pan-Trionychidae by the full list of shell characters provided for that clade above and Pelodiscus by small size, absence of a preneural,
suprascapular fontanelles that only close in mature adults, and xiphiplastra that are broader than long. Pelodiscus gracilia can be differentiated from Pelodiscus sinensis by larger costals VIII.