Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Sontiochelys cretacea Stache 1905 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Thalassemydidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 268052

Originally preserved in the Museum of Görz, today lost. A cast of the holotype is in the permanent collection of Museo Civico di Storia naturale di Trieste

Belongs to Sontiochelys according to Stache 1905

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Lost. Its type locality is Ancient quarry at Mrzlek, which is in a Hauterivian/Barremian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal limestone in the Black Limestone Formation of Slovenia.