Oligopherus Hutchison 1996 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pantestudinidae

Full reference: J. H. Hutchison. 1996. Testudines. The Terrestrial Eocene-Oligocene Transition in North America 337-353

Parent taxon: Pantestudinidae according to E. Vlachos 2018

Sister taxa: Cymatholcus, Hadrianus, Testudinidae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: aquatic omnivore

Distribution:

• Arikareean of United States (1: Wyoming collection)

• Oligocene of United States (6: South Dakota, Wyoming)

• Eocene of United States (1: Colorado)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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