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Eubaena cephalica Hay 1904 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Baenidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63643

Alternative combination: Baena cephalica

Full reference: O. P. Hay. 1904. On some fossil turtles belonging to the Marsh Collection in Yale University Museum. American Journal of Science, Fourth Series 18(106):261-276

Belongs to Eubaena according to Y. Rollot et al. 2018

Sister taxon: Eubaena hatcheri

Type specimen: YPM 1785 (accession number 2110), a skull. Its type locality is Converse County (?now Niobrara County), Eubaena cephalica holotype locality, which is in a Maastrichtian terrestrial horizon in the Lance Formation of Wyoming.

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