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Crassachelys Moody 1972 (sideneck turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Bothremydidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 131547

Full reference: R. T. J. Moody. 1972. The turtle fauna of the Eocene phosphates of Metaloui, Tunisia. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association 83(3):327-336

Parent taxon: Taphrosphyini according to E. S. Gaffney et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Chupacabrachelys, Eusarkia, Gafsachelys, Nigeremydina, Taphrosphyina

Subtaxa: Crassachelys neurirregularis

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Ecology: amphibious omnivore