Alienochelys de Lapparent de Broin et al. 2014 (sea turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Dermochelyoidae

Full reference: F. de Lapparent de Broin, N. Bardet, M. Amaghzaz and S. Meslouh. 2014. A strange new chelonioid turtle from the latest Cretaceous phosphates of Morocco. Comptes Rendus Palevol 13(2):87-95

Parent taxon: Dermochelyoidae according to F. de Lapparent de Broin et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Corsochelys, Dermochelys, Ocepechelon

Subtaxa: Alienochelys selloumi

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Type: Alienochelys selloumi


Distribution: found only at Trench TS (Cretaceous of Morocco)

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