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Porthochelys laticeps Williston 1901 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Toxochelyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 128346

Full reference: S. W. Williston. 1901. A new turtle from the Kansas Cretaceous. Transactions of the Annual Meetings of the Kansas Academy of Science 17:195-199

Belongs to Porthochelys according to S. W. Williston 1901

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: KUVP 1204, a skeleton (complete skull and shell and some limb elements). Its type locality is Porthochelys type locality, which is in a Cretaceous marine horizon in Kansas.

Ecology: aquatic omnivore