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Dracochelys Gaffney and Ye 1992 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Sinemydidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 105423

Full reference: E. S. Gaffney and X. Ye. 1992. Dracochelys, a new cryptodiran turtle from the Early Cretaceous of China. American Museum Novitates 3048:1-13

Parent taxon: Sinemydidae according to C.-F. Zhou and M. Rabi 2015

Sister taxa: Hongkongochelys, Jeholochelys, Kirgizemynae, Liaochelys, Manchurochelys, Ordosemys, Sinemys, Wuguia, Xiaochelys, Yumenemys

Subtaxa: Dracochelys bicuspis

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Type: Dracochelys bicuspis

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