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Shweboemys Swinton 1939 (sideneck turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Podocnemoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 37604

Full reference: W. E. Swinton. 1939. A new fossil fresh-water tortoise from Burma. Records of the Geological Survey of India 74(4):548-551

Parent taxon: Podocnemididae according to M. S. de la Fuente et al. 2014

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

Subtaxa: Shweboemys pilgrimi, Shweboemys pisdurensis

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Ecology: aquatic herbivore-carnivore