Ctenochelys tennuitesta Zangerl 1953 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pancheloniidae

Full reference: R. Zangerl. 1953. The vertebrate fauna of the Selma Formation of Alabama. Part IV. The turtles of the family Toxochelyidae. Fieldiana: Geology Memoirs 3(4):145-277

Belongs to Ctenochelys according to Zangerl 1953

See also Karl and Nyhuis 2012

Sister taxa: Ctenochelys acris, Ctenochelys stenoporus

Type specimen: CNHM P27361, a partial skeleton

Ecology: aquatic omnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Ctenochelys tennuitesta in the database

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