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Gilmoremys Joyce and Lyson 2011 (softshell turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Trionychidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 212673

Full reference: W. G. Joyce and T. R. Lyson. 2011. New material of Gilmoremys lancensis nov. comb. (Testudines: Trionychidae) from the Hell Creek Formation and the diagnosis of plastomenid turtles. Journal of Paleontology 5(3):422-459

Parent taxon: Trionychidae according to W. G. Joyce and T. R. Lyson 2011

Sister taxa: Amyda cariosa, Amyda menenri, Amyda radula, Amyda ventricosa, Aspideretes, Aspideretes jaxarticus, Atoposemys, Conchochelys, Crassithecachelys, Cyclanorbinae, Cyclanorbis, Cycloderma, Eugenechelys, Eurycephalochelys, Hummelichelys, Lissemys, Murgonemys, Paleotrionyx, Paleotrionyx jimenezfuentesi, Perochelys, Plastomeninae, Plastomenus, Plastomenus communis, Plastomenus corrugatus, Plastomenus fractus, Plastomenus jaxarticus, Plastomenus lachrymalis, Plastomenus leptomitus, Rafetini, Sinamyda, Temnotrionyx, Trionychinae, Trionyx ubeensis, Trionyx valdensis, Zangerlichelys

Subtaxa: Gilmoremys lancensis

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Type: Aspideretes lancensis

Ecology: aquatic piscivore-carnivore