Family Trionychidae Gray 1825 (softshell turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Trionychidae

Parent taxon: Testudines according to J. H. Hutchison 2009

See also Böhme 2008, Brinkman et al. 2017, Cadena et al. 2012, Carroll 1988, Chkhikvadze 2000, Cope 1871, Cope 1875, Cvancara and Hoganson 1993, Danilov and Vitek 2013, Estes 1964, Estes and Berberian 1970, Frank and Ramus 1996, Gaffney 1975, Hay 1902, Hay 1908, Head et al. 2006, Head et al. 1999, Holman and Case 1988, Holroyd and Hutchison 2002, Hutchison and Holroyd 2003, Hutchison et al. 2013, Joyce et al. 2004, Karl 2007, Karl et al. 2012, Khosatzky and Mlynarski 1971, Kuhn 1946, Kuhn 1966, Lambe 1908, Leidy 1873, Lydekker 1889, Miller 1967, Peng et al. 2001, Russell 1930, Staesche et al. 2007, Thurmond and Jones 1981, Valdes et al. 2017 and van Dijk et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Amphichelydia, Apertotemporalis, Apholidemys, Asturichelys, Athecae, Casichelydia, Chelone obovata, Chelone sopita, Cryptodira, Cryptrodiramorpha, Euclastochelys, Euclastochelys interrupta, Haichemydidae, Larachelus, Meiolania damelipi, Pancryptodira, Panpleurodira, Paracryptodira, Platychelone, Platychelone emarginata, Plesiochelydiae, Pleurodira, Podocnemis lata, Proganochelydia, Senonemys suemegensis, Sokotochelys, Tacuarembemys, Temnoclemmys cordiformis, Thalassochelydia, Thecophora, Trionyx fuchienensis, Trionyx tshelkarensis, Protemys, Oligochelone, Chelycarapookidae, Padiochelys, Chelonoides, Pachychelys, Chelonipus, Tomochelone, Yaxartemys, Glaucochelone, Halmyrachelidae, Pseudosphargis, Chelonichnium, Metachelydia, Marina, Terrestria, Cryptodiramorpha, Paludinosa, Fluvialia

Subtaxa: Altaytrionyx Altaytrionyx burtschaki Altaytrionyx devjatkini Altaytrionyx phiruzae Amyda menneri Apalone Aspideretes Aspideretes jaxarticus Aspideretes muyuensis Aspidonectes Aspilus Aspilus cortesii Chitra Chitra minor Conchochelys Crassithecachelys Cyclanorbinae Eugenechelys Gilmoremys Hummelichelys Lissemydinae Lissemys Nilssonia Palea Paleotrionyx Paleotrionyx jimenezfuentesi Plastomenus gabunii Plastomenus jaxarticus Plastomenus mlynarskii Platypeltis subcircularis Procyclanorbis Rafetini Rafetus karkhualexandri Rafetus yexiangkuii Temnotrionyx Trionychinae Trionyx acutiformis Trionyx amansii Trionyx anthracotheriorum Trionyx aquitanicus Trionyx aspidiformis Trionyx australiensis Trionyx austriacus Trionyx borkenensis Trionyx bowerbanki Trionyx bruxelliensis Trionyx burdigalensis Trionyx capellinii bulgaricus Trionyx chaubeti Trionyx ciryi Trionyx cliftii Trionyx croaticus Trionyx danovi Trionyx dodunii Trionyx elongatus Trionyx hilberi Trionyx ishiharaensis Trionyx italicus Trionyx jakhimovitchae Trionyx kazusensis Trionyx khosatzkyi Trionyx laurillardii Trionyx lockardi Trionyx lorioli Trionyx manouri Trionyx marini Trionyx moldaviensis Trionyx mourieri Trionyx munzenbergensis Trionyx nopcsai Trionyx oligocenica Trionyx oweni Trionyx parisiensis Trionyx partschii Trionyx pedemontana Trionyx petersi trifailensis Trionyx pliocaenicus Trionyx pompignanensis Trionyx pontanus Trionyx portisi Trionyx preschenensis Trionyx propinquus Trionyx pseudovindobonensis Trionyx pustulatus Trionyx ragusensis Trionyx reticulatus Trionyx rocchettiana Trionyx roncensis Trionyx rotundiformis Trionyx sculptus Trionyx senckenbergianus Trionyx senensis Trionyx siegeri Trionyx sophiae Trionyx stormsi Trionyx ubeensis Trionyx valdensis Trionyx zakhidovi Zaisanonyx Zangerlichelys

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Ecology: aquatic piscivore-carnivore

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