Palaeoemys hessiaca Schleich 1994 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pantestudinidae

Belongs to Palaeoemys according to H. H. Schleich 1994

Sister taxon: Palaeoemys occitana

Type specimen: Museum of Borken 1992/1. Its type locality is Borken, which is in an Oligocene terrestrial claystone in Germany.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-herbivore

Distribution: found only at Borken

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