†subfamily Pelomedusinae Zangerl 1948 (sideneck turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pelomedusidae

Full reference: R. Zangerl. 1948. The vertebrate fauna of the Selma Formation of Alabama. Part II. The Pleurodiran turtles. Fieldiana: Geology Memoirs 3(2):23-56

Parent taxon: Pelomedusidae according to G. Haas 1978

See also Moody 1972, Walker 1966 and Zangerl 1948

Sister taxa: Carteremys, Duerochelys, Pelusiinae, Pelusios

Subtaxa: none

Type: Pelomedusa

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Pelomedusinae in the database

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