Palaeaspis Gray 1870 (sideneck turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines

Parent taxon: Pelomedusoides according to E. S. Gaffney et al. 2006

See also Carroll 1988

Sister taxa: Apodichelys, Araripemydidae, Caririemys, Chrysemys montolivensis, Francemys, Naiadochelys, Panpodocnemidae, Peiropemydidae, Pelomedusera, Podocnemidera, Podocnemidoidea, Taphrosphys dares, Taphrosphys miocenica

Subtaxa: Palaeaspis bowerbanki

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Type: Palaeaspis americana

Ecology: amphibious omnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Palaeaspis in the database

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