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Pseudemys nelsoni (Florida red-bellied turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Emydidae

Taxonomy
Pseudemys nelsoni was named by Carr (1938). It is extant.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Pseudemys nelsoni Carr, Jr.
1985Pseudemys nelsoni Holman
1986Pseudemys nelsoni Seidel and Smith p. 246
2014Pseudemys nelsoni van Dijk 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
Panemydidae
familyEmydidaeRafinesque 1815
genusPseudemysGray 1856
speciesnelsoniCarr 1938

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: freshwaterf
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: aquaticf
Diet: omnivoref
Reproduction: oviparousf
Created: 2005-08-26 14:20:16
Modified: 2005-08-26 16:20:16
Source: f = family, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Uetz 2005, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Hemphillian to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 10.30000 to 0.01170 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Hemphillian10.3 - 4.9USA (Florida) Pseudemys nelsoni (18601)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (Florida) Pseudemys nelsoni (154804)