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Mauremys japonica Temminck and Schlegel 1835 (Japanese pond turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Geoemydidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 137553

Alternative combinations: Clemmys japonica, Emys japonica, Emys vulgaris japonica

Belongs to Mauremys according to J. W. Bickham 1975

Sister taxa: Mauremys aristotelica, Mauremys caspica, Mauremys gaudryi, Mauremys guntiana, Mauremys massiliensis, Mauremys mutica, Mauremys portisi, Mauremys pygolopha, Mauremys sarmatica, Mauremys sophiae, Mauremys thanhinensis

Ecology: aquatic omnivore