PaleoDB taxon number: 150512
Full reference: T. M. Lehman and S. L. Tomlinson. 2004. Terlinguachelys fischbecki, a new genus and species of sea turtle (Chelonioidea: Protostegidae) from the Upper Cretaceous of Texas. Journal of Paleontology 78(6):1163-1178
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: TMM 43072-1, a partial skeleton (mandible, hyoid, carapace plates, part of the plastron, and limb elements). Its type locality is TMM 43072, which is in a Campanian shoreface sandstone in the Aguja Formation of Texas.
Average measurements (in mm): carapace 1500.0 x 1075.0
Estimated body mass: 307.4 kg based on carapace length