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Glyptops Marsh 1890 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pleurosternidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 37625

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1890. Notice of some extinct Testudinata. The American Journal of Science and Arts, series 3 40:177-179

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

Sister taxa: Ballerstedtia, Desmemys, Dinochelys, Dorsetochelys, Pleurosternon, Riodevemys, Selenemys, Toremys

Subtaxa: Glyptops plicatulus

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Ecology: facultatively mobile amphibious