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Allaeochelys magnifica

Reptilia - Testudines

Taxonomy
Burmemys magnifica was named by Hutchison et al. (2004). Its type specimen is UCMP 61212, a partial shell (left hypoplastron), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is UCMP V6204, Pondaung Sandstone, which is in a Bartonian terrestrial sandstone/mudstone in the Pondaung Formation of Myanmar.

It was recombined as Allaeochelys magnifica by Joyce (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2004Burmemys magnifica Hutchison et al. p. 45
2014Allaeochelys magnifica Joyce

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
RankNameAuthor
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
orderTestudinesBatsch 1788
suborderCryptodira
suborderTrionychia
Carettochelyidae(Gill 1889)
Carettochelyinae(Boulenger 1887)
tribeAllaeochelyini
genusAllaeochelysNoulet 1867
speciesmagnifica()

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