Xinjiangchelys latimarginalis Young and Chow 1953

Reptilia - Testudines - Xinjiangchelyidae

Alternative combinations: Chengyuchelys latimarginalis, Plesiochelys latimarginalis

Full reference: C.-C. Young and M.-C. Chow. 1953. New fossil reptiles from Szechuan China. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 1(3):87-109

Belongs to Xinjiangchelys according to D. B. Brinkman et al. 2013

See also Brinkman et al. 2008, Danilov and Parham 2008, Matzke et al. 2004, Perea et al. 2014, Pérez-García and Murelaga 2013, Pérez-García et al. 2008, Pérez-García and Ortega 2011, Puntener et al. 2014, Sukhanov 2000, Tong et al. 2012, Yeh 1963 and Young and Chow 1953

Sister taxa: Sinemys wuerhoensis, Toxocheloides naryensis, Xinjiangchelys chowi, Xinjiangchelys jingyanensis, Xinjiangchelys jinyanensis, Xinjiangchelys junggarensis, Xinjiangchelys latiens, Xinjiangchelys oshanensis, Xinjiangchelys qiguensis, Xinjiangchelys radiplicatoides, Xinjiangchelys radiplicatus, Xinjiangchelys tianshanensis, Xinjiangchelys wusu

Type specimen: IVPP V705, a shell. Its type locality is Tatienwan building foundation, Fotoukwan, which is in a Jurassic terrestrial horizon in China.


• Jurassic of China (1 collection), Kyrgyzstan (3)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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