†superfamily Podocnemidoidea Gaffney et al. 2006 (sideneck turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines

Full reference: E. S. Gaffney, H. Tong, and P. A. Meylan. 2006. Evolution of the side-necked turtles: The families Bothremydidae, Euraxemydidae, and Araripemydidae. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 300:1-318

Parent taxon: Pelomedusoides according to A. Pérez-García and F. Ortega 2018

See also Gaffney et al. 2006, Georgalis et al. 2013, Menegazzo et al. 2015, Pérez-García and Chapman 2017, Pérez-García and Lapparent de Broin 2013 and Pérez-García et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Apodichelys, Araripemydidae, Caririemys, Chrysemys montolivensis, Francemys, Naiadochelys, Palaeaspis, Panpodocnemidae, Peiropemydidae, Pelomedusera, Podocnemidera, Taphrosphys dares, Taphrosphys miocenica

Subtaxa: Bothremydidae Nostimochelone Podocnemidae Podocnemidinura Podocnemoidae

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Ecology: amphibious omnivore

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