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Eosphargis Lydekker 1889 (leatherback)

Reptilia - Testudines - Dermochelyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36347

Synonym: Anglocetus Tarlo 1963 (taxon 57632)

Parent taxon: Dermochelyidae according to R. E. Weems 2014

Sister taxa: Arabemys, Chelonia californiensis, Dermochelyinae, Egyptemys, Maorichelys, Mesodermochelys, Natemys, Psephophorus, Turgaiscapha

Subtaxa: Eosphargis breineri, Eosphargis gigas, Eosphargis insularis

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Ecology: aquatic durophage-piscivore