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Peritresius ornatus Leidy 1856 (sea turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pancheloniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 173397

Alternative combination: Chelone ornata

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1856. Notice of remains of extinct turtles of New Jersey, collected by Prof. Cook, of the State Geological Survey, under the direction of Dr. W. Kitchell. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 8:301-327

Belongs to Peritresius according to C. T. Berry and W. G. Lynn 1936

Sister taxon: Peritresius martini

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