Carteremys Williams 1953 (sideneck turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Pelomedusidae

Full reference: E. Williams. 1953. ''Hydraspis" leithii (Carter) in the Eocene of India is a Pelomedusid. Breviora 13:1-12

Parent taxon: Pelomedusidae according to E. Williams 1953

See also Carroll 1988

Sister taxa: Duerochelys, Pelomedusinae, Pelusiinae, Pelusios

Subtaxa: Carteremys leithi

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution: found only at Pisdura Hill (claystone) (Cretaceous of India)

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