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Argillochelys Lydekker 1889 (sea turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Cheloniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36328

Full reference: R. Lydekker. 1889. On remains of Eocene and Mesozoic Chelonia and a tooth of (?) Ornithopsis. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 45:227-246

Parent taxon: Pancheloniidae according to E. A. Zvonok and I. G. Danilov 2017

Sister taxa: Australobaena, Carolinochelys, Ctenochelyidae, Euclastes, Lophochelyinae, Osteopyginae, Peritresius, Prionochelys, Procolpochelys

Subtaxa: Argillochelys africana, Argillochelys antiqua, Argillochelys athersuchi, Argillochelys brachyceps, Argillochelys convexa, Argillochelys cuneiceps, Argillochelys subcristata

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