ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Piramys auffenbergi Prasad 1974 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Emydidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 143984

Full reference: K. N. Prasad. 1974. The vertebrate fauna from Piram Island, Gujarat, India. Palaeontologia Indica 41:1-21

Belongs to Piramys according to K. N. Prasad 1974

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: GSI 18133, a skull. Its type locality is Piram Island, which is in a Zanclean coastal conglomerate in the Piram Conglomerate Formation of India.

Ecology: aquatic omnivore