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Eosphargis gigas Owen 1880 (leatherback)

Reptilia - Testudines - Dermochelyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63142

Alternative combination: Chelone gigas

Synonym: Anglocetus beatsoni Tarlo 1963 (taxon 57633)

Belongs to Eosphargis according to R. Lydekker 1889

Sister taxa: Eosphargis breineri, Eosphargis insularis

Ecology: aquatic durophage-piscivore