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Dorsetochelys Evans and Kemp 1976 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines

PaleoDB taxon number: 37630

Full reference: J. Evans and T. S. Kemp. 1976. A new turtle skull from the Purbeckian of England and a note on the early dichotomies of cryptodire turtles. Palaeontology 19(2):317-324

Parent taxon: Pleurosternidae according to A. Pérez-García et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Ballerstedtia, Desmemys, Dinochelys, Glyptops, Pleurosternon, Riodevemys, Selenemys, Toremys, Tretosternon

Subtaxa: Dorsetochelys buzzops, Dorsetochelys typocardium

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