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†family Bashuchelyidae Tong et al. 2012 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines

PaleoDB taxon number: 253366

Full reference: H. Tong, I. Danilov, Y. Ye, H. Ouyang, and G. Peng. 2012. Middle Jurassic turtles from the Sichuan Basin, China: a review. Geological Magazine 149(4):675-695

Parent taxon: Cryptodira according to H. Tong et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Adocusia, 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: Bashuchelys, Chuannanchelys

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Type: Bashuchelys

Ecology: aquatic omnivore