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Miolania Owen 1886 (sideneck turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Miolaniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 77401

Full reference: R. Owen. 1886. Description of Fossil Remains of two Species of a Megalanian Genus (Meiolania, Ow.), from Lord Howe's Island. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London 179:181-191

Parent taxon: Miolaniidae according to R. Lydekker 1889

Sister taxa: Gaffneylania, Meiolania, Ninjemys, Niolamia, Warkalania

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: amphibious omnivore