Thinochelys Zangerl 1953 (sea turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Toxochelyidae

Full reference: R. Zangerl. 1953. The vertebrate fauna of the Selma Formation of Alabama. Part IV. The turtles of the family Toxochelyidae. Fieldiana: Geology Memoirs 3(4):145-277

Parent taxon: Toxochelyinae according to R. E. Weems 1988

See also Carroll 1988, Sepkoski 2002, Thurmond and Jones 1981 and Zangerl 1953

Sister taxon: Porthochelys

Subtaxa: Thinochelys lapisossea

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Type: Thinochelys lapisossea

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Harrell Station (Cretaceous of Alabama)

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