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†unranked clade Adocusia Danilov and Parham 2006 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines

PaleoDB taxon number: 235786

Full reference: I. G. Danilov and J. F. Parham. 2006. A redescription of 'Plesiochelys' tatsuensis from the Late Jurassic of China, with comments on the antiquity of the crown clade Cryptodira. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26(3):573-580

Parent taxon: Cryptodira according to I. G. Danilov and J. F. Parham 2008

Sister taxa: Bashuchelyidae, Carettochelyoidea, Charitonyx tajanikolaevae, Chelonemydidae, Chelydroidea, Chersidae, Chitracephalus, Cryptoderinea, Dermatochelydidae, Dermochelyoidea, Durocryptodira, Eucryptodira, Galvechelone, Glyptopidae, Glyptopsidae, Indochelyidae, Kallokibotioninae, Kayentachelyidae, Kinosternia, Kinosternoidae, Meiolanidae, Panchelonioidea, Pantestudinoidea, Pantrionychia, Platysternoidea, Polysternum, Selmacryptodira, Trionychia, Trionychoidea

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: aquatic omnivore