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Kenyemys Wood 1983 (sideneck turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Podocnemoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 344530

Full reference: R. C. Wood. 1983. Kenyemys williamsi, a fossil pelomedusid turtle from the Pliocene of Kenya. Advances in herpetology and evolutionary biology: Essays in honor of Ernest E. Williams 74-85

Parent taxon: Podocnemididae according to E. S. Gaffney et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Albertwoodemys, Bauruemydinae, Bauruemys, Brontochelys, Cambaremys, Caninemys, Carbonemys, Cerrejonemys, Cordichelys, Dacquemys, Erymnochelyinae, Erymnochelys, Lapparentemys, Latentemys, Lemurchelys, Mogharemys, Neochelys, Papoulemys, Peiropemys, Peltocephalus, Podocnemidinae, Podocnemis, Shweboemys, Stereogenyina, Stereogenyini, Stereogenys, Stupendemys, Turkanemys

Subtaxa: Kenyemys williamsi

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Type: Kenyemys williamsi

Ecology: aquatic herbivore-carnivore