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†subfamily Lophochelyinae Zangerl 1953 (sea turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pancheloniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 127988

Alternative spelling: Lophocheliinae

Full reference: R. Zangerl. 1953. The vertebrate fauna of the Selma Formation of Alabama. Part IV. The turtles of the family Toxochelyidae. Fieldiana: Geology Memoirs 3(4):145-277

Parent taxon: Pancheloniidae according to R. E. Weems 2014

Sister taxa: Carolinochelys, Euclastes, Osteopyginae, Pacifichelys, Procolpochelys

Subtaxa: Lophochelys, Neurochelys, Oertelia, Peritresius, Prionochelys

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