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Geoclemys

Reptilia - Testudines - Geoemydidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1855Geoclemys Gray
1956Geoclemmys Shikama p. 37
1969Geoclemys Tewari and Badam
1975Geoclemys Bickham p. 203
1988Geoclemys Carroll
1989Geoclemys Ernst and Barbour
1996Geoclemys Frank and Ramus
2009Geoclemys Anquetin et al.
2012Geoclemys Claude et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
RankNameAuthor
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
orderTestudinesBatsch 1788
suborderCryptodira
Pantestudinoidea
superfamilyTestudinoidea
Pangeoemydidae
familyGeoemydidaeTheobald 1868
genusGeoclemysGray 1855

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

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Middle Miocene to the top of the Early/Lower Pleistocene or 15.97000 to 0.78100 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 11.608 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Miocene23.03 - 5.333Japan (Nagasaki) Geoclemmys matauuraensis (191621) Geoclemmys matuuraensis (191620)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Japan (Iwate) Geoclemmys yudaensis (191622)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588India G. sivalensis (39209 39210)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781India G. sivalensis (195860)