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Terrapene carolina Linnaeus 1758 (common box turtle)

PaleoDB taxon number: 364841

Alternative combination: Testudo carolina

Synonym: Terrapene innoxia Hay 1916 (taxon 90482)

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Terrapene according to E. Vlachos 2018

Sister taxa: Cistudo marnochii, Terrapene bulverda, Terrapene coahuila, Terrapene corneri, Terrapene eurypygia, Terrapene hibernaculum, Terrapene impensa, Terrapene impressa, Terrapene klauberi, Terrapene nelsoni, Terrapene ornata, Terrapene parornata, Terrapene putnami, Terrapene singletoni, Cistudo major, Cistudo triunguis, Cistudo mexicana

Subtaxa: Testudo carolina bauri, Testudo carolina carolina, Testudo carolina longinsulae, Testudo carolina major, Testudo carolina triunguis

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