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Lophochelyinae

Reptilia - Testudines - Toxochelyidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Lophochelyinae Zangerl p. 216
1966Lophochelyinae Kuhn p. 28
1980Lophochelyinae Moody p. 162
1981Lophochelyinae Thurmond and Jones p. 130
1988Lophocheliinae Weems p. 141 figs. Table 2
2012Lophochelyinae Karl et al.
2012Lophochelyinae Karl and Nyhuis
2014Lophochelyinae Weems

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
orderTestudinesBatsch 1788
PancryptodiraJoyce et al. 2004
superfamilyChelonioidea
familyToxochelyidaeBaur 1895
subfamilyLophochelyinae
subfamilyLophochelyinae

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesuperf
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Created: 2017-04-17 10:37:12
Modified: 2017-04-17 10:37:12
Source: superf = superfamily, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Bush and Bambach 2015, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Aptian to the top of the Ypresian or 125.45000 to 47.80000 Ma

Collections (18 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46Germany Oertelia gigantea (138309)
Coniacian - Santonian89.8 - 83.6USA (Kansas) Lophochelys natatrix, Lophochelys niobrarae (82002)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) Lophochelys venatrix (81927)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Lophochelys venatrix (81933)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Kazakhstan (Ongtüstik Qazaqstan) Lophochelyinae indet. (59730)
Judithian83.5 - 70.6USA (Wyoming) Lophochelys sp. (14458)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Alberta) Lophochelys niobrarae (23367) Lophochelys sp. (34302 34303 34305 34310 34315 34319 34321 34322 188995)
Danian66.0 - 61.6USA (Maryland) Lophochelys sp. (167186)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom Neurochelys harvicensis (167275)