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Clemmys Ritgen 1828 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Emydidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 37719

Full reference: F. A. Ritgen. 1828. Versuch einer natürlichen Eintheilung der Amphibien [Attempt of a natural division of the amphibians]. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlichen Leopoldinisch-Carolinischen Akademie der Naturforscher 14:247-284

Parent taxon: Emydinae according to J. A. Holman and U. Fritz 2001

Sister taxa: Actinemys, Chrysemys, Deirochelys, Emyda, Emydoidea, Emys, Glyptemys, Graptemys, Piramys, Pseudemys, Terrapene, Trachemys

Subtaxa: Clemmys gaudryi, Clemmys guttata

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Ecology: aquatic omnivore