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Reptilia - Meiolaniidae
It was recombined as Ninjemys oweni by Gaffney (1992), Sterli (2015) and Rhodin et al. (2015).
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|E. S. Gaffney 1992||A meiolaniid known only from skull and tail, characterized by unique possession of laterally projecting B horns and anterior extension of the nasals beyond rest of skull; A scale area large and forms posterior shelf as in Niolamia but A scale not significantly larger than B scale; D scales probably meet in midline, X scale small as in Meiolania; D scale area raised as in Niolamia, not flat as in Meiolania; Y scale relatively large as in Meiolania; apertura narium interna partially divided as in Meiolania but in contrast to Niolamia; well-developed second (more medial) accessory ridge on triturating surface of palate reaching nearly to midline in contrast to Meiolania in which it is lacking anteriorly and Niolamia in which it is absent; tail ring enclosed ventrally as in Niolamia but in contrast to Meiolania; tail club formed from two segments, rather than four as in Meiolania.|
|J. Sterli 2015||Ninjemys oweni is differentiated from other meiolaniids by the unique possession of partially divided aperture narium externa, laterally projected horns, presence of scute A not much bigger than scute B, nasals that extend anteriorly beyond the premaxilla and ventrally closed tail rings.|