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Chelosphargis

Reptilia - Testudines - Protostegidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Chelosphargis Zangerl p. 80
1981Chelosphargis Thurmond and Jones p. 127
1988Chelosphargis Carroll
1988Chelosphargis Weems p. 141 figs. Table 2
1995Chelosphargis Hirayama p. 282
1998Chelosphargis Hooks
2002Chelosphargis Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Chelosphargis Bardet et al.
2014Chelosphargis de Lapparent de Broin et al.

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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
familyProtostegidaeCope 1873
genusChelosphargis

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 Late/Upper Santonian to the top of the Santonian or 85.80000 to 83.60000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Senonian89.3 - 66.0USA (Kansas) Protostega advena (203742)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) C. advena (81927)
Santonian - Maastrichtian86.3 - 66.0USA (Alabama) C. advena (81972)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) C. advena (81934)